A case of martyrdom at the service of demagoguery (Livemint)


A bullet through the heart of Michael O’ Dwyer killed him. This was on 13 March 1940 in London, 21 years after the massacre in Jallianwala Bagh, which O’ Dwyer had called “correct action”. Vengeance has rarely been served colder. For firing that bullet, Udham Singh was tried and then executed on 31 July 1940,…


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Updated: March 14, 2019 — 6:21 AM