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Udham Singh: The man who avenged the Jallianwala massacre

Udham Singh: The man who avenged the Jallianwala massacre

An excerpt from ‘The Raj at War’ by Yasmin Khan  On the evening of 13 March 1940 Udham Singh, an itinerant radical and peddler living in London, shot dead a seventy-four-year-old man at Caxton Hall, in the heart of Westminister, a stone’s throw from Westminister Abbey and within minutes of the Houses of Parliament. The victim was Sir Michael O’Dwyer,… Read more →