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General Dyer entered the premises of Amritsar's Jallianwala Bagh and ordered the British Army to open fire on innocent civilians
Narendra Modi pays tribute to Jallianwala Bagh massacre martyrs, says valour will 'inspire Indians for years to come'
British Indian troops on the orders of Brigadier General Reginald Dyer had opened fire on a large group of people who had gathered at Jallianwala Bagh, Amritsar to celebrate Baisakhi, the harvest festival.
Jallianwala Bagh massacre centenary: How much do you know about the incident? Take this quiz to find out
Indians across the country paid tribute to those who lost their lives in the Jallianwala Bagh massacre on 13 April 1919, as a 100 years lapsed since the incident.
Centenary of Jallianwala Bagh massacre led by General Dyer is as good a time as any for the State to reflect upon the way it deals with its citizen protests and where it needs course correction
Comparing Army chief Bipin Rawat to General Dyer is a "sad comparison", Rawat's naval counterpart Admiral Sunil Lanba said.
He may have been compared with the notorious General Dyer of Jallianwala Bagh infamy, but Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat is unfazed by the description.