ScienceNews

When rivers of blood flow in the streets of storytelling

When rivers of blood flow in the streets of storytelling

This article was first published on the BBC Urdu website in April 2019, and is being republished today.

On April 13, the centenary of the Jallianwala Bagh tragedy, this horrific event was commemorated all over the world, including Pakistan and India. The British once again demanded an apology and General Dyer’s move was strongly criticized, but where people associate General Dyer’s name with imperial arrogance, how many remember Sir O’Brien Metcalfe’s name?

After the Jallianwala Bagh massacre, General Dyer was forcibly retired and sent back to the UK to live a life of silence, but 11 years after the Jallianwala incident, the Metcalfe who massacred dozens of unarmed people in Peshawar’s Qissa Khawani Bazaar Not only did he continue to work for the British Raj after this tragedy, but in 1939 he was also appointed Chief Commissioner of Balochistan and was awarded many titles including ‘Sir’.

Related posts
TechNewsScience

What is a cloud burst?

What is a cloud burst? Karachi: Heavy rains in Islamabad are being interpreted as cloud bursts. But…
Read more
TechScience

Successful experiment with making a smartphone camera thermometer

Successful experiment with making a smartphone camera thermometer South Korea: Many experts believe…
Read more
NewsScienceTech

Successful flying car flight between two airports

Successful flying car flight between two airports In the European country of Slovakia, a flying car…
Read more
Newsletter
Become a Trendsetter
Sign up for Davenport’s Daily Digest and get the best of Davenport, tailored for you.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *