Appendix - Atrocities 1 to 200
|1||Bafa||Hazara||14-12-46 to |
|Muslim mob||One Gurdwara and one Hindu house |
burnt. One Sikh murdered; two
|2||Sihalian||do||19-12-46||do||Two Hindus killed.|
|4||Jabori||do||12-12-46||do||16 Hindu evacuees to Mansehra |
waylaid and killed.
|5||Sankiari||do||About middle |
|do||Hindu temple broken and murtis |
|6||Balakot||do||do||do||One Sikh killed for refusing to |
|7||Bhata||do||do||do||116 Sikhs burnt alive, several |
|8||Mallachh||Hazara||3-1-47||do||115 Sikhs and Hindus killed. Large |
scale looting and arson, women
|9||Dakhali Sair||Hazara||10-1-47||do||150 Sikhs' houses looted and burnt.|
|10||Jhan||Campbellpur||Early March, |
|do||150 Sikhs killed. Their houses burnt.|
|Campbellpur||4-9-47 & |
|do||Jehad declared by Maulvies against |
Hindus and Sikhs. Massacre of Sikhs
in Dhurnala Dhiba, Suka and
Panchnad, besides Taurwan.
Women and children abducted on a
large scale. In many places false
promises of safety given to Hindus
and Sikhs. Whole area overrun.
|Rawalpindi||12-3-47||Muslim mob||Attacking force 15,000 Gurdwara |
attacked repeatedly. Hindus and
Sikhs besieged inside Gurdwara put
up stiff resistance. Several Hindus
and Sikhs killed. Large scale
looting of Hindus and Sikhs.
|16||Dhudial||Rawalpindi||12-3-47 & |
|Muslim mob||First attack resisted by Sikhs. |
Second attack on 13-3-47 evening.
Large scale arson and looting of
Sikh houses. Besides 3/4 houses,
4 Gurdwaras, Iran-Hind Bank and
Khalsa High School burnt. 8 or 9
Sikhs killed. Arrival of military
stopped further destruction.
|17||Adiala||do||8-3-47||do||Mobs collected by beat of drums. |
False alarm of Sikh attack raised.
Large- scale looting, arson in
Hindu-Sikh quarters. Hindus and
Sikhs ferreted out and burnt alive,
stabbed and shot dead. 40 forcibly
converted. Muslim police just did not
care to do anything about this attack.
|Rawalpindi||10-3-47||Muslim mob||Attacking force 600. Muslims |
persuaded that to kill Sikhs is a
holy deed. Several Sikhs killed.
Large scale looting.
|do||128 Sikhs killed. Large scale arson |
and looting. 40 women abducted.
|20||Mandra||Rawalpindi||9-3-47||do||Large scale looting and arson of |
Hindu-Sikh business shops. 200
Sikhs killed. 40 missing. Gurdwara
and School burnt.
|Campbellpur||10-3-47||do||Muslim mob armed with rifles. |
300 Sikhs killed. 3 Gurdwaras burnt
and Sikh Scriptures desecrated.
16 Sikhs including women and
children burnt alive. All Sikh houses
burnt and looted. 95 women
abducted and forcibly married to
|22||Jia Bagha||Jhelum||Early |
|do||18 Sikhs killed, 52 forcibly |
converted. 66 Sikhs houses burnt.
|23||Sarkal Kaser||do||do||do||43 Sikhs and Hindus killed, rest |
forcibly converted most Hindus-Sikhs
|Muslim mob||9 Hindus and Sikhs killed, 80 |
forcibly converted. 50 Hindu-Sikhs
|25||Narang||do||do||do||6 Hindus and Sikhs killed, over |
100 Hindu-Sikhs houses burnt.
|26||Bhasin||do||do||do||35 Sikh-Hindu houses burnt and all |
|27||Chak Sewak||do||do||do||All Hindu-Sikh houses looted.|
|28||Bhagwal||do||do||do||All Hindu-Sikh houses looted.|
|29||Athwal||do||do||do||10 Hindu-Sikh houses burnt, all |
|30||Tahar||do||7-3-47 & |
|do||All Hindu-Sikh houses looted.|
|31||Mangwal||do||do||do||Almost all Hindu-Sikh houses burnt |
|32||Sahola||do||do||do||All Hindu-Sikh houses looted and |
|do||do||do||One non-Muslim killed.|
|36||Ranjha||do||do||do||One Gurdwara burnt.|
|37||Dharogi||Jhelum||7.3.47 and |
|Muslim mob||Some Hindu-Sikh houses burnt and |
|38||Namazian||do||do||do||Five Hindu-Sikh houses burnt and |
|1. Tarakwal |
4. Dhab Kalan
|do||do||do||In all these villages Hindu and Sikh |
houses were burnt and looted.
|43||128 Villages||Rawalpindi||do||do||Villages attacked, especially Sikhs |
and also Hindus killed. Number of
killed estimated at 7,000. Other
casualties in proportion. Houses
burnt and looted extensively.
Gurdwaras attacked and burnt.
Large scale devastation. About
1,000 women abducted.
|44||23 Villages||Campbellpur||do||do||610 Hindus and Sikhs killed. |
1,656 Hindu-Sikh houses, including
Gurdwaras burnt. 1,361 Hindu-Sikh
houses looted. 1,471 forcibly
converted about 100 women and
|18-12-46 & |
|do||One Hindu abducted and killed |
(18-12-46) On 14-3-47,
8 Hindu-Sikh houses burnt and
4 Hindu and Sikh places of worship.
Large scale looting by Muslims,
Several Hindus and Sikhs killed.
|Gujrat||14-3-47 & |
|Muslim mob||Hindus and Sikhs extensively looted.|
|1. Batal |
3. Sum Ilahi
4. Garhi Jalli
|Hazara||7-12-46 & |
|do||11 Hindus and Sehjdhari Sikhs killed |
in Batal, 11 wounded, looting of
Hindu-Sikh houses. Bazar of Uggi
burnt and Sikh shops burnt. 5 Hindus
and Sikhs killed. In place No. 3
Hindu-Sikh evacuees attacked,
14 killed, 27 injured. In place No.
4 stray killing of Hindus and Sikhs,
|1. Havelian |
|do||8-12-46 uptill |
|do||Hindus and Sikhs saved front |
destruction by timely arrival of
military. Stray killing of Sikhs and
Hindus. By end of December, all
Hindus and Sikhs of Havelian left
their homes to come to the Punjab
|1. Mohri |
|do||End of |
|do||Hindus and Sikhs surrounded and |
attacked their houses burnt and
looted Killing of Hindus and Sikhs
with brutality. Women abducted.
|56||Pipal||Hazara||27-12-46||Muslim mob||False alarm of attack by Sikhs on |
Muslims raised. All Sikh and Hindu
|57||Jaba||do||26-12-46 to |
|do||Sikhs waylaid and brutally killed. |
Sikhs' houses looted.
|58||Gohra||do||End of |
|do||All Hindus and Sikhs looted, |
evacuated to seek safety.
|59||Phulgara||do||do||do||All Hindus forcibly converted.|
|60||Dhanak||do||do||do||Two Sikhs brutally butchered in |
the Muslim sacrificial way. One's
brother later killed. Hindu-Sikh
houses burnt and looted completely.
One woman hacked with most
|61||Muh||do||do||do||Entire village burnt, including |
|62||Karchhan||do||do||do||Entire village burnt, including 2 |
|63||Daddar||do||11-12-46||do||40 Hindu-Sikh evacuees waylaid. |
10 killed, rest seriously wounded.
|64||Hazara District |
(N.-W. F. P.)
|Hazara||8-3-47 and |
10 days after
|Muslim mob||Gurdwaras in village Jagil, Siripot, |
Kalingair Niroli Sarai Niamat Khan,
Siria, Chhajian, burnt. Sikhs forcibly converted. Sikh scriptures desecrated.
This was the second round of attack
on Sikhs, the first having come in
|Village Pand |
and Tali Pandi
|Campbellpur||9-3-47||do||Large-scale arson in Sikh houses in |
villages. Looting. Ultimatum given to
Sikhs to embrace Islam. Sikhs
forcibly converted. Those Sikhs who
refused to be converted brutally
done to death, including old women
and children. Some Sikhs burnt alive.
|do||1-3-47||do||Sikh blouses burnt and looted. |
Sikhs forcibly converted and killed.
|68||Dhari||do||8-3-47||do||Houses of Sikhs burnt ad looted. |
Mobs advanced to attack with
drums beating. Large scale murder
of Sikhs including women and
children. Brutalities committed.
Sikhs forcibly converted and
shaved, forced to swallow beef.
|Pindi Gheb |
|Muslim mob||Hindus and Sikhs of all these |
places looted, butchered and forcibly
converted. Women abducted and
raped. Large scale arson. These
criminal activities done with drums
beating and under Muslim League
flag. Gurdwaras burnt and looted.
|81||Panal||do||do||do||Village burnt alongwith its Gurdwara. |
150 Hindus and Sikhs out of total
population of 160 killed.
|82||Rajar||do||do||do||Total Hindu-Sikh population wiped |
out, killed with lethal weapons and
some burnt alive.
|83||Jhan||do||do||do||Total Hindu-Sikh population wiped |
|84||Chakri||do||do||do||Number of Sikhs including women |
and children killed.
|85||Chauntra||do||do||do||All Sikhs forcibly converted.|
|86||Sangral||do||do||do||Sikhs and Hindus forcibly converted. |
Their women-folk given over to Muslims.
|Muslim mob||Large part of the village burnt.|
|88||Mughal||do||8-3-47||do||141 Sikhs killed. Only about a |
dozen survived. Gurdwara burnt.
|89||Machhian||do||11-3-47||do||200 Sikhs killed. Gurdwara burnt. |
All males killed. Women and children
abducted and later rescued.
|90||Nakrali||do||9-3-47||do||Some Sikhs killed and some women |
immolated themselves to escape
dishonour. 40 Sikhs forcibly
converted. Gurdwara looted and
|91||Bhagpur||do||7-3-47||do||Almost entire Sikh population wiped |
out, including women and children.
|92||Thoha Khalsa||do||12-3-47||do||About 200 Sikhs killed; 93 women |
immolated themselves to escape
dishonour. Large scale destruction.
|93||Thamali||do||8-3-47||do||400 Sikhs killed. One Gurdwara and |
one School building burnt. Only
about 20 survived.
|94||Sayad||do||11-3-47||do||About 20 Sikhs killed. Some forcibly |
converted. One Gurdwara burnt.
|Jhelum||11-3-47||Muslim mob||One Sikh murdered to begin with. |
Later a Muslim mob about 400
collected and attacked Hindus and
Sikhs. Some Muslims intervened
and averted a general massacre.
|96||Wasnal (Teh. |
|do||11-3-47||do||Hindus and Sikhs besieged and |
later removed to refugee camp.
|Campbellpur||do||do||Sikhs and Hindus houses burnt and |
|98||Gung (Teh. |
|Jhelum||13-3-47||do||Gurdwara attacked when Sikhs |
had assembled for worship. Out
of 123 present 16 butchered and
thrown into fire. Large number of
children burnt alive. 15 or 16 young
|99||Gah||do||do||do||Gurdwara attacked and looted. 20 |
Hindus and Sikhs killed. Others
|100||Waswal||do||do||do||Hindus and Sikhs murdered |
(including children and women)
Shocking brutalities committed.
|101||Thomal Kamal||Jhelum||13.3.47||Muslim mob||8 Hindu and Sikhs killed. Others |
|102||Sarkal Kana||do||do||do||Six Gurdwaras and 40 Hindus and |
Sikhs houses burnt. 43 Hindus and
|103||Narang||do||11-3-47 to |
|do||Important Sikh village. 7 Hindus and |
Sikhs killed, 20 forcibly converted.
100 young women abducted.
|104||Kasba Maral||Multan||Middle of |
|do||Sikhs of this village shot. S O S to |
the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak
Committee, Amritsar describing in
deeply moving words the destruction
wrought by Muslim mobs in their
neighbouring villages and fearing like
fate for themselves. Gurdwaras
extensively burnt, scriptures
desecrated. Sikhs murdered.
|105||Chaklala||Rawalpindi||8-3-47||do||Sikhs houses attacked and burnt. |
|106||Multan||Multan||5-3-47 after |
|do||Sudden and swift attack on Hindus |
and Sikhs. About 200 traced killed.
Even patients in the T. B. hospital
stabbed. Looting on an extensive
scale. One Sayad directed
operations against Hindus and Sikhs
on a white horse, with police
connivance. Villages in the area
attacked simultaneously; large scale
|107||Traggar||Multan||9-3-47 & |
|Muslim mob |
|Looting, arson and number of Hindus |
and Sikhs with police connivance,
140 houses burnt. 21 murdered.
|108||Multan||Multan||5-3-47||do||Procession of Hindu. Sikh students |
brutally attacked by Muslims mob
and students killed. Hindu shops
looted and burnt. Sikh and Hindu
holy places and scriptures burnt
and desecrated. Muslim goondas
carried to villages in Police lorries
which were really provided for
relief work. 8 Hindu factories destroyed.
|Multan||7-3-47 & |
|Muslim mob, |
Police and Military
|Attack on Hindus of village Aliwala in |
this area. Then Hindus of villages
Chajju Chak, Thochipura and
Bhojewala also looted. Large scale
arson and murder of Hindus. Muslims
gave false assurances of safety to
Hindus. Women molested and
abducted. Military did not arrest
culprits. False alarm of a Sikh attack
on Muslims was raised to incite
Muslims to collect. 50 more villages
looted and burnt. Forcible
conversions Villages Traggar, Matotali Basti ahir, Shujrawan Jhakkar, Bukhi, Lashkiwala, etc. are some of the more prominent which were attacked. Ears
and noses of women cut off. Women
raped in presence of husbands,
brothers, fathers, Sons. Peace
messengers murdered. Hindus wiped
out over an area of about 500 square
miles ill this sector.
|110||Banda||Rawalpindi||8-3-47||Muslim mob||About 20 Sikhs killed including women |
and children. Gurdwara burnt.
|111||Bemali||do||do||do||About 80 Sikhs killed, More than |
105 abducted some Sikhs killed their
own womenfolk to avoid dishonour.
|112||Tarlai||Rawalpindi||9-3-47||Muslim mob||About 40 Sikhs killed, including |
women and children. Gurdwara burnt.
|113||Harial||do||do||do||About 20 Sikhs killed. About 40 |
abducted. Gurdwara burnt.
|114||Harnali||do||9-3-47||do||About 20 Sikhs killed. About 25 |
abducted. Brutalities committed.
|115||Tainch||do||7-3-47||do||22 Sikhs killed, including 10 women. |
|116||Takht Pari||do||8-3-47||do||Women abducted. large-scale looting. |
|117||Sagari||do||7-3-47 & |
|do||2 Gurdwaras and one Khalsa High |
School burnt. Some women
abducted. Some Sikhs killed.
|118||Mankaiali||do||8-3-47||do||One Sikh women killed. Gurdwara |
|119||Kahuta||do||do||do||60 Sikhs killed. Extensive looting. |
500 women abducted. Gurdwara burnt.
|120||Dera Khalsa||do||do||do||Gurdwara burnt. Some Sikhs killed.|
|Stiff resistance put up by Sikhs. One |
Girls' School and one Gurdwara burnt.
Here too stiff resistance put up by
Sikhs against invader.
|1. Viran Datta |
|Muslim mob |
|Villages attacked and Hindu and Sikhs |
killed and looted. Large number of
women abducted. Forcible conversions.
|124||Chak 38 B. |
|Sargodha||28-8-47||do||Large number of Sikhs killed in these |
Chaks. Others forced to evacuate to
India in destitute state.
|125||Bhattian Dist. |
|23-9-47||Muslim officials |
|False assurances of safety given to |
more than 4,000 Sikhs collected for
safety in this village. Sikhs
extensively looted. Only 660
survived from this group of 4.000.
700 young women abduct.
|126||Chhajjoke||Gujranwala||End of |
|Muslim mob||Large number of Sikhs killed and |
many women abducted.
|do||Muslim officials||All Sikhs in town arrested. Their |
women-folk for the most part
abducted. Their houses looted.
|Gujranwala||do||do||Total number of Sikhs estimated |
killed in this area 15,000.
|130||Refugee train |
& Lahore Rly.
|Muslim military||Trains attacked. In both incidents |
about 1000 Hindus and Sikhs killed.
|131||Gujrat||do||do||Number of Sikhs and Hindus |
estimated killed in this district 10,000.
|Gujrat||End of |
|Muslim mob||Village attacked. Hindus and Sikhs |
besieged and later evacuated in a
destitute state by military.
|133||Pul Kanjar |
|Amritsar||Last half of |
August & after
|Many Hindus and Sikhs of this border |
village killed. Constant sniping by
Muslims from Pakistan side.
|do||14-9-47||Muslim military||Attack by military in lorries from |
Pakistan side. Several Sikhs shot dead.
|135||Lahore||Lahore||First week |
of Octr. 47
|Muslim mob||9 Sikh prisoners released front Central |
Jail, Lahore. Stabbed immediately on
leaving Jail gate.
|136||1. Nanaksar |
|do||Gurdwaras of these places burnt, |
besides general killing and looting of
Hindus and Sikhs.
|137||Jhelum||Jhelum||End of |
|Muslim mob |
|General massacre and looting of |
Hindu and Sikh areas of the town.
Countryside had already been
plundered in the disturbances of
|138||Chak 37||Lyallpur||4-9-47||Muslim military||Refugee train Lahore-Shorkat) |
stopped near this Sikh village.
Armed attack made by Muslim
military. 50 Sikhs killed.
|139||Lyallpur||do||End of Aug. |
& early Sept.
|Muslim Police |
|One Sikhs hand cut off by Muslim |
with Sikh's Kirpan, but Sikh put
under arrest. Villages round-about
Lyallpur extensively looted of Hindu
and Sikh property. Two Sikhs
stabbed near Clock Tower within
sight of officials. 12 Sikhs stabbed during curfew hours, which did not
prevent Muslims from moving
about freely. One woman snatched
from Hindu by Muslim Janglis when
the couple were going to
aerodrome to flee to India.
|140||Udhowali||do||6-10-47||Muslim police |
|One Sikh convoy from this area |
attacked on 6.10.47 by Muslim
police and military near Balloki
Head (Pakistan). Several Sikhs
|Muslim mob, |
|On 12.8.47 cases of stabbing by |
Muslims, resulting in 5 Hindu-Sikh
casualties. On the 13th August,
Muslims with the aid of Police and
Military initiated a vigorivous
campaign of arson, loot and murder,
resulting in large number of
Hindu-Sikh casualties; survivors fled
to Rly. station for safety, where a
train full of Hindu-Sikhs corpses
arrived from Wazirabad side.
Famous Gurdwara Babe di Ber
burnt and inmates shot dead by
Police. Other Gurdwaras too
attacked and burnt. While
Hindu-Sikh refugees being brought
to India, lorries stopped at Ravi
Road, Lahore, one Muslim motor
cyclist went into town and brought
with him a Muslim mob who
attacked, illing several and wounding
40. Sikh military, which arrived
soon after, rescued refugees.
|142||Narowal||do||17-8-47||do||Large-scale looting and murder of |
Hindus and Sikhs. Those who fled for
safety massacred while crossing Ravi
Bridge. Sikhs specially marked out for
|143||V. Panj |
|Sialkot||26-8-47||Muslim mob |
|Out of 300 Hindus and Sikhs of this |
place only 70 or 80 survived. Rest
attacked several times on the way to
Narowal. Forcible conversion of those
captured also occurred.
|144||V. Loharian |
|do||23-8-47||Muslim mob||Attack made at mid-night. People |
forced to leave hearths and homes in
a destitute state. Forcible conversions.
|145||Bhikho Chak||do||24-8-47||do||Party of 130 Muslims attacked Hindus |
and Sikhs while leaving the village for
safety. Place of attack: Pattan at Ravi
River. 113 killed, only 17 or 18
|Muslim mob |
|Muslims plan murder of Hindus and |
Sikhs in collusion with District officials.
Stabbing started on 13-8-47. On
18-8-47 arson and murder started on
a large scale. Trains stopped wires
cut and every Hindu and Sikh
blockaded. Large-scale killing in
villages. In Jalalpur Jattan only 1
survivor known. 400 killed.
|147||V. Chak |
|Hindus and Sikhs of this and |
neighbouring villages collected
(number about 20,000) in Bara
Farm near Montgomery for shelter,
after leaving their houses in a state
|148||Mirdad Muafi||do||do||do||One of the villages whose Hindu-Sikh |
residents sought shelter in Bara Farm
after the village was burnt and looted.
|149||Kila Sardha |
|do||28-8-47||Muslim mob |
|Large number of Sikhs killed. Loot |
and arson on a large scale.
|150||Chak 16/14L.||do||End of |
|Muslim mob |
|Police from Shahkot and Kassowal |
Thanas attacked this village. Huge
looting by Muslims. People left in a
|Muslim mob, |
|Hindus and Sikhs forced to quit in |
a destitute state.
|152||Sambrial||do||16-8-47||Muslim mob||Several Hindus and Sikhs killed. |
About 2 dozen forcibly converted.
Converted later killed. Survivors
turned out in a destitute state.
|153||1. Rahimpur |
|Muslim mob||Both villages attacked and Hindus and |
Sikhs turned out in a destitute state.
|Lahore||12-8-47||Muslim mob |
|Attacked this Sikh locality. Set fire to |
a number of houses and murdered
|155||Kila Sura Singh||Gujrat||End of |
|Muslim mob||5 or 6 Hindus and Sikhs killed, and |
rest turned out in a destitute condition.
|v||do||do||5 men (Hindus) killed and several |
|157||Khan Khasa |
|Sialkot||24-8-47||Muslim mob||Several Hindus and Sikhs killed, |
rest forcibly converted.
|158||Chak. Ramdas||Gujranwala||23-8-47||Muslim Police||Police surrounded this village to |
destroy Hindus and Sikhs. People
however escaped at night through a
gap. Attacked in several places on
way to Amritsar destitute. Women
|159||Kiska Kola |
|Muslim mob||One Sikh killed, rest forcibly converted.|
|On arrival of Muslim military looting |
and murder of Hindus and Sikhs
started. On 16-8-47 10 bags of rice
and next day one truck looted. One
woman shot dead. Several attacks
on 21-8-47 when police took 5 or
6 Hindus and Sikhs of their houses
and shot them dead. On 23-8-47,
8 lice husking factories (Hindu-Sikh
property) and houses burnt.
Payment of Rs. 60,000 to Police
stopped arson and murder
temporarily. Huge looting
including Central Bank and wheat in
Mandi worth 4 lacs. 24-8-47
Gurdwara Damdama Sahib
attacked. Granthi and several Sikhs
killed by Muslim mob of 1,000.
Later another 150 killed while
sheltering in private houses.
|Muslim mob, |
|Trains leaving Amritsar attacked at |
Mughalpura near Lahore and almost
all Hindu and Sikh passengers
murdered. On 13-8-47 general
massacre of Hindus and Sikhs at
Wazirabad Mandi burnt and
huge looting done. Same day general
looting of bazar, and all available
Hindus and Sikhs murdered. Trains
from Wazirabad stopped near
Nizamabad and Muslim military
joined Muslim goondas in murdering
Hindu and Sikh passengers;
5 or 6 women abducted from this
train. Altogether 500 Hindus and
Sikhs killed in this train. Railway
track to Jammu removed; train
again attacked, but saved by Sikh
|162||Ladhewala||Gujranwala||24-8-47||Muslim Police |
|Large scale arson loot and murder of |
Hindus and Sikhs. Many neighbouring
villages met a similar fate.
|163||Bhopalwala||Sialkot||End of |
|Muslim mob||Attack on Gurdwara Bali Sahib by |
400 Muslims, burning Gurdwara and
|24-8-47||do||Attacked Hindus and Sikhs hid in |
sugarcane crop. False promise of
safety given to Hindus thus hidden.
All killed who came out believing
these promises. Some women and
3 men left and these men too killed
later. Many young girls abducted.
|165||Dhamoli||Gujranwala||22-8-47 to |
|Muslim mob||Out of a population of about 700 |
Hindus and Sikhs only 50 to 60 are
still traceable. Other murder. About
25 forcibly converted.
|166||Ramnagar||Gujranwala||17-8-47||do||Murder of a Sikh. General arson |
and looting of Hindu-Sikh houses.
Hindus and Sikhs fled in destitute
|167||Gujranwala||do||27-8-47||Muslim Police |
|In the midst of general massacre, |
arson and looting of Hindus and Sikhs;
14 members of the family of Dr. Tej
Bhan murdered in the presence of
the D. C.
|168||Khiyali||Sargodha||16-8-47||Muslim mob||Large scale killing of Hindus and |
|169||Hamidpur Kalan||Gujranwala||24-8-47||Muslim Police |
|Entire Hindu and Sikh population |
|170||Lala Musa||Gujrat||18-8-47||Muslim mob||False cry raised by Muslims that |
Sikhs attacked Muslims. Entire town
blockaded and attack started by
Muslims. Large-scale looting and
arson. Three big Gurdwaras burnt
and inmates burnt alive.
|1. Kotla Kasmi |
|Gujrat||About middle |
|Muslim mob||All these villages burnt and Hindus |
and Sikhs murdered and survivors
turned out in a destitute condition.
|178||Tatle Mali||Gujranwala||28-8-47||Muslim mob |
|Out of 300 Hindu and Sikh residents |
of this place only 200 are traceable,
rest were murdered or forcibly
converted and detained.
|Muslim military visited village on |
27-8-47 and left with the threat that
if Hindus and Sikhs did not leave by
next morning, their houses would be
burnt. As Hindus and Sikhs left, they
were attacked by Muslim mob and military on the way and many were
|180||Mirza Jan||Gujranwala||26-8-47||Muslim mob, |
|Attacking force of about 5,000 |
Muslims. 70 Hindus and Sikhs
killed and 100 women abducted.
|181||Thapnala||do||8 Bhadon |
|Muslim mob||4 Muslim villages attacked Hindus |
and Sikhs of this village.
17 Hindu-Sikh girls immolated
themselves to escape dishonour and
other residents escaped in destitution.
|High Muslim officials including |
Mohd. Azam, Magistrate, the
D. S. P. and S. I. of Mianabad
with Military mob and Muslim
National Guards attacked this
village. Large scale killing of Hindus
and Sikhs. Many evacuees carried
away by flood after being turned
out of their homes.
|183||Lohianwala||do||Muslim mob, |
|Muslim mob, |
|Muslim goondas brought from |
Lahore and Gujranwala by train
and Hindus and Sikhs attacked.
30 to 40 killed.
|184||Wassianwala||do||27-8-47||do||Sikhs turned out completely |
|185||Dehsar Pain||do||23-8-47||Muslim mob||Hindus and Sikhs turned out |
|186||Sharifpura||Sheikhupura||25-8-47||do||50 Hindus and Sikhs killed.|
|187||Nagare||Gujranwala||22-8-47||do||4 Hindus and Sikhs killed. |
8 women abducted.
|188||Nandpur||do||24-8-47||do||15 or 16 Hindus and Sikhs killed.|
|189||Lohianwala||Gujranwala||End of |
|Train stopped by Muslim military |
near this village and village attacked.
100 Sikhs killed.
|190||Wadala Sandhuan||do||do||Muslim mob||Many forcible conversions.|
|191||Dhup Sari||Gujranwala||25-8-47 or |
|Muslim mob||10 Hindus and Sikhs killed.|
|192||Tarigri||do||29-8-47||Muslim mob, |
|Several Hindus and Sikhs killed and |
many others forcibly converted.
Converts later on killed.
|193||Lala Musa||Gujrat||18-8-47||do||Attack on Hindus and Sikhs. Looting |
on a large scale by Muslim military.
Three Gurdwaras burnt. Repeated
attacks. Women molested. Train
carrying these refugees stopped near
Shahdara and Hindus and Sikhs killed.
|194||Pagriwala||do||6-10-47||Muslim mob||Muslim Hindus and Sikhs |
|195||Bahowal||do||Id day |
|do||Several Hindus and Sikhs killed. Rest |
took shelter in Jammu and Kashmir
State in destitute state.
|Mianwali||25-8-47||Muslim mob |
|Village Sadhwala, Mankera Khiu, |
Mani, Dhigana, Wiri, Karloowala,
|197||Randher||Gujrat||21-8-47||Muslim mob||Killing of Sikhs and forcible |
conversion. Beef thrust into mouths
of Hindus and Sikhs.
|do||18-8-47||do||All Sikhs forced to leave in a |
|199||Dara Sikhan |
|do||18-8-47||do||Attacking force of 5,000; ultimatum |
given to Sikhs to get converted to
Islam. Sikhs forcibly shaved and
|200||Dinga||do||do||do||3,300 Sikhs killed.|