Appendix - Atrocities 401 to 592
|401||Dalianwali||Gujranwala||26-8-47||do||Hindus and Sikhs turned out
|402||Chak No. 27||Multan||25-8-47||Muslim
|Hindus and Sikhs of this place
forced to quit. The refugee train
in which they travelled was
stopped near Chhanga Manga
and many shot dead by Police
and Military. Several Hindus
and Sikhs thrown out of
|403||Chak 127 (Teh.
|By this date this entire Ilaqa had
been over run by Muslim mobs
and military and Hindus and Sikhs
either killed or forced to quit.
|Evacuee train carrying Hindus and
Sikhs held up at Montgomery
station under pretext that no coal
was available. Even when Hindu
and Sikh mill-owners agreed to
give coal, train was not started.
This train was later attacked at
Raiwind, where large number of
corpses of Sikhs killed at
Raiwind, in another train, were
lying near the track.
|42 Hindus and Sikhs killed. 10
|13 Hindus and Sikhs 4 young girls
|Muslim mob||Village looted and Hindus and
Sikhs turned out in a destitute
state. Several killed and Hindu
Sikh refugees not allowed any
water. All taps at Station
disconnected. One man who
came out of train to fetch
water for thirsty child was
|408||Tung Bhai Ke||Gujranwala||28-8-47||Muslim Police
|Force of 4,000 attacked this
village. Gurdwara was burnt
and many Hindu-Sikh women
forcibly converted. Several
Hindus and Sikhs killed.
|409||Chauki Khurd||Gujranwala||14-9-47||Muslim mob||4,000 Muslims attacked this
village. Fierce resistance by
Hindus and Sikhs. All forced
to quit in a destitute state.
|All petrol pumps in this town
sealed to prevent exodus of
Hindus and Sikhs who were
looted extensively and turned
out into refugee camps destitute.
Refugee train stopped at
Badamibagh near Lahore.
(P. S. Mian
|In this area several Chaks
belonged to Sikhs. All Sikhs of
this area were driven out of
their homes and by 31-8-47
had collected in Chak No.
109. On 28th September severe
firing on Sikhs by Muslim Military. Many Sikhs killed. Several shot
dead on pretext of being called
out for distributing rations.
|412||Bhakhsiali||Gujrat||5-9-47||Muslim mob||Many women of this area
abducted. Hindus and Sikhs left
before much loss of life, in a
|413||Kot Adu||Muzaffargarh||10-9-47||Muslim mob||1,400 people, mostly Sikhs killed,
including women and children.
|414||Bhera||Sargodha||27-8-47||do||On 27-8-47 several Hindu and
Sikh Shopkeepers stabbed.
Stabbing of Hindus and Sikhs
by roving parties of Muslim
goondas. Malakwal Hindus and
Sikhs forced after killings to flee.
|415||Dinga||Gujrat||18-9-47||do||1,500 Hindus and Sikhs including
women and children killed.
|416||Mahar||Gujranwala||5-9-47||6,000 Muslims||3 Sikhs killed. Huge property looted.|
|417||V. Chak No.
297 J. B.
|7 Sikhs shot dead.|
on Hindus & Sikhs
by Muslim military
|Many casualties and huge looting.|
|Assurance of safety given to
Hindus and Sikhs by the D. C.
and Hindus and Sikhs collected
in Mandir and various other
places. Firing by police and
goondas on 8-9-47.
Large number killed in Mandi,
School and Turianand Hospital
Refugee camps. 1,000 wounded.
Attack planned after the visit of
Pandit Nehru and Liaqat Ali
Khan. 700 women abducted
huge loot of Hindu and Sikh
property most of them were
|600/700 Muslims||Attack on and resistance by
Hindus and Sikhs. Large
number killed while evacuating
to Samundri. Only 3 out a total
of 700 known to have come
out alive to India.
|421||Kamalia||do||Round - about
|Muslim officials||Forcibly converted large number
of Hindus and got 3,500 Sikhs
and Hindus killed.
|422||Mai Jhuggi||do||13-947||Muslim Military,
Police and mob
|Searching and looting of convoy
at Balloki Head (in Pakistan)
territory by Muslim police and
military. 4,000 detached from
main convoy and fired on,
only 250 survived. 8 more
killed at Lahore.
dispersed by Indian
military who averted
of life, & property
|3 killed, large loot. Gurdwara
Prem Sati attacked and
destroyed. Hindus and Sikhs
numbering 5,000, forced to
|424||Chak 305 (P.
mob, Police and
|People of 8 or 9 Sikh villages
forced to leave houses under
threat of shooting. Arms taken
away and kept thirsty whole
day. Systematic killing of those
left in the rear and abduction
of their womenfolk. These
people entrain. Train stopped
at mile 5 on Shorkot line, only
6 out of 5,000 survived from
the systematic slaughter in
|425||Chak No. 74
|do||22-8-47||Muslim mob||People of Chak No. 74 forced to
evacuate to Chak 75
(Khurianwala) Indian military
arrived in time, engaged Muslim
mob and saved the besieged.
301 P. S.
|do||5-9-47||Armed Muslims||Attacked Sikhs numbering about
3,000 while going from Chak
301 to place of safety and
murdered many males, abducted
many young women. Survivors
looted by Muslim police and
military at Balloki Head
|Attack on Sikh villages by Muslim Janglis, which were evacuated by
Hindu and Sikh inhabitants. Sikhs
assaulted in village Jharoo but
curfew imposed on Sikhs alone.
One Sikh murdered during
curfew and Sikh houses looted
and valuables taken away
during searches on flimsy
pretexts. One jeep belonging to
some Muslim Leaguers patrolled
along the path between Lyallpur
and Village Maisara and was
used for shooting down any
|428||Naurangabad||Lyallpur||28-9-47||Muslim Military||85 Sikhs arrested after attack by
Pakistan military. Extensive search and big loot carried away from
Hindu-Sikh houses. This village in
which about 2,000 Hindu-Sikh
refugees had gathered from
neighbouring villages kept long
besieged by Muslim mobs.
|429||Chak No. 302
|Several villages forced to be
vacated. Train carrying
Hindu-Sikh refugees attacked
near Shorkot and the entire
number killed. Only a few
|Chak No. 299
Chak No. 272
|do||8-9-47||do||People of several villages
collected in Chak 272, which
was attacked and extensively
looted. Evacuees from this place
attack again near Salooni
Jhal and many killed; great loot
taken. Again the survivors looted
by Muslim military near Balloki
|433||Chak No. 301
|Lyallpur||End of Aug.
|Muslim military begins attacks on
Sikh bustees. Muslim S. D. O. of
area lulled Sikhs into false sense
of security, but on 1-9-47, 5,000
Sikhs left the area. Still S. D. O.
swore on the Koran to make
them entrain in safety from
Toba Tek Singh but they
were detained in Chak No.
95 when they were attacked
by Muslim military and
Muslim National guards.
Several women abducted. Finally,
on 7-9-47 people put in train for
India at Toba Tek Singh but train
attacked by Muslim mob and
Guards. About 1,500 killed
between Toba Take Singh and
Dabbanwala Rly. stations.
Toba Tek Singh)
|Lyallpur||About 15-8-47||Muslim mob||Many killed.|
|435||Chak No. 204
belonged to this
after for about
Military and mob
|Convoy looted by Muslim Police
at Balloki Head (Pakistan). A
portion of convoy diverted to Bhai Pheru, where in the attack 200 of
convoy killed and 250 wounded,
15 women abducted. Other
portions of convoy repeatedly
looted and attacked. Near
Khudian near Changa Manga,
Canal bund broken to obstruct
convoy, but later on repaired
by Muslims on threat of
reprisals by Indian Military.
|Shooting down of Hindus or
Sikhs. About 200 killed.
|437||Chak No. 484
|do||1 to 2-9-47||Muslim Military
|Attack on and stiff resistance by
Sikhs. About a dozen Sikhs killed; others evacuated.
|438||Chak No. 296||Lyallpur||5-9-47||Muslim mob||Sikhs attacked with assailants
beating drums. Those who
attempted to escape were pursued
on horse-back and hunted down.
|do||3-9-47||Muslim Military||60 Sikhs shot dead at this
|do||3-9-47||Muslim mob||3 Sikhs killed in attack including
|441||Lyallpur||do||4-9-47||Some Muslim||One Sikh stabbed and killed
in bazar while the D. C. was
addressing a public meeting
convened to maintain communal
|Gujranwala||14-8-47||Muslim mob||Attacked a group of 23 Sikhs
out of which only 6 survived.
|443||Manihala||Lahore||20 to 21-8-47||Muslim Military
|Hindus and Sikhs ordered to leave village at 10 p.m. at half an hour's
notice; otherwise fire threatened to be opened on them. People left
village in destitute condition.
Attacked just outside village; many people abducted; some probably
|In a Muslim population of about
2,000 there were only 5 or 6
Hindu and Sikh houses in this
village. These were forcibly
converted and asked to eat
beef. This they refused
on which a plot was made to kill
them. They saved their lives by
|445||Chak 26 Khai||Lahore||About
|Muslim residents||Attack and looting. Hindus and
Sikhs saved their lives by fleeing.
|Early morning attack by Muslim
mob of 2,000 led by Abdul
Karim, member of the District
Board. Hindus and Sikhs
offered stiff resistance and
had 12 of their side killed.
Sick, old and maimed people
left behind, and probably killed.
|447||Jamsher Kalan||do||29-8-47||Muslim mob
|Mohammad Husain Ganja and
Sheikh Mohd. Sadiq of Shamkot
attacked with Military by beat of
drums. Villagers left village but
attacked while on the way by
military. 50 men, 80 women and
70 children killed out of a total
Hindu-Sikh population of about 500.
|448||Jhok Khatrain||Lahore||24-8-47||Muslim mob||Muslims of 11 villages (Such as
Bhungi Sial, Aliwali, Fatiana,
Dhuliane etc.) armed with rifles,
pistols and spears attacked this
village. Several Hindus and Sikhs
killed. Survivors numbering about
70 reached India in a completely
|449||Chak No. 8
|Lahore||20-8-47||Muslim mob||600 Muslims attacked a solitary
Sikh house and 5 Hindu houses.
Two Hindu families forcibly
converted, rest left in a destitute
|450||Talwandi||do||24-8-47||Muslim mob and
Military led by
|400 or more Hindus and Sikhs
killed. All surviving women
abducted. Large-scale arson.
Survivors among Hindus and
Sikhs turned out of village
|Janga Arain, Pajjian etc., villages
devastated, people of 16 villages
left for village Bhamba for
shelter, 20 or 25 families which
were left behind attacked by
Muslim mob and military
and murdered to a man.
|452||Bhai Kot||Lahore||25-8-47||Muslim mob,
|Attacked. People fled, after some
casualties. This statement dated
|453||Kahna Purana||do||23-8-47||do||Attacked. Some fled. Majority still besieged up till 27-8-47 when this
|454||Gohawa||do||16-8-47||Muslim mob and
police led by S.I.
of Police Station
|Made a full-scale assault on this
village, which assumed full
violence on 19-8-47.
of Sikhs, women abducted,
only few survivors.
|22 Sikhs shot dead by being
placed before machine-guns.
About 80 killed in all.
M.L.A. at head
of a Muslim mob
of 2,000 strong
|All villages in this vicinity attacked
and looted and cleared of Hindus
and Sikhs through violence and
|do||15 or 16-8-47||2,5000 strong
|Out of a total population of 200
Sikhs-only a dozen or so known
to have escaped slaughter.
|458||Katas Raj||Jhelum||15-8-47||do||Attacking force 500. The Mandir
and Gurdwara thoroughly
desecrated. Lethal weapons and
rifles used. Attack made with
|459||Lahore Loco||Lahore||13-8-47||Muslim mob||Hindu employees killed.|
|Gujrat||15-8-47||do||Sikhs and Hindus besieged and
|do||Villages Pharianwali Harjaswala,
Lasauri, Chak Zahir, Masauri,
Khanwali, Kunjab, Kang etc.
thoroughly over-run by Muslims.
|Sikhs massacred by Muslim mobs and Baloch military. British officers
of Boundary Force helping
|465||Akalgarh||Gujranwala||5-9-47||Muslim Military||Attack. Hindu-Sikh women
abducted and raped.
|Muslim Military||Sikhs turned out in a destitute
state. Women, children abducted.
|20-9-47||Muslim mob||Big loot and killing of Hindus.
Many women abducted.
|468||Jarawala||Lyallpur||28-8-47||do||Hospital attacked where Sikhs
from Sheikhupura had taken
refugee. 57 Sikhs killed. 40
|469||Baddo Jiona||Lahore||26-8-47||Muslim mob & Police||Looting and killing of Hindus
and Sikhs on a large scale.
|470||Hathar||do||19-8-47||Muslim||Surrounded Hindus and Sikhs at
Jorewala Head and killed 1,200
(including women and children)
100 women abducted and many
forcibly converted. Sikh scriptures desecrated in attack on Gurdwara.
|Sub-Inspector of Police asked
Hindus and Sikhs to leave in a
destitute state or they would all be
shot dead. When they complied
they were attacked and many
|472||Ram Thamman||do||24-8-47||Muslim mob
|Several villages in this area
attacked. Looting and killing by
|473||Jagoowala||do||24-8-47||Muslim mob||Out of 1,400 Sikhs and Hindus of
this place only 50 are traceable,
the rest were massacred.
|474||Jheeng Chak 7
(P. S. Pattoki)
|In this attack several Sikh men,
women and children killed. The
rest sought shelter in neighbouring
areas, rendered destitute.
|Lahore||29-8-47||Muslim mob||Hindus and Sikhs looted and,
turned out of hearths and homes.
|476||Autak Awan||do||26-8-47||do||Hindus and Sikhs attacked and
rendered destitute and turnout.
|do||25-8-47||do||8 Hindus and Sikhs killed.
Rest turned out destitute.
|do||26-8-47||do||4 or 5 Hindus and Sikhs killed.
Rest turned out destitute.
|Large number of Hindus and Sikhs killed. Rest saved lives with
extreme difficulty and left in a state of destitution.
|480||Sultanke Mokal||do||25-8-47||Muslim mob||6 or 7 killed. Rest turned out in a
state of destitution.
|do||17-8-47||do||Large mob attacked this village
which had a small Hindu-Sikh
population. Many killed and
women abducted. Rest rendered
|Several Hindus and Sikhs killed.
Rest rendered destitute.
|Several Hindus and Sikhs killed.
Rest rendered destitute.
|484||Karanke||do||17-8-47||do||Hindus and Sikhs attacked,
looted and turned out destitute.
|485||Ganje Sandh||do||25-8-47||Muslim mob||50 to 60 Hindus and Sikhs
killed. Rest fled destitute.
|do||24-8-47||do||Hindus and Sikhs turned out
|487||Danke Kalan||do||19-8-47||do||200 Hindus and Sikhs killed,
about 80 or 90 women and
|488||Gahawa||do||17/18-8-47||do||About 200 Hindus and Sikhs
killed. 5 women abducted.
(end of Aug.
|5 Hindus and Sikhs killed. Rest
fled in a completely destitute state.
|490||Aujle||do||26-8-47||do||Forced Hindus and Sikhs to
leave their hearths and home in a
completely destitute state.
|491||Halla Malisan||do||Towards end
of Aug. 47
|do||Three men and some women
forcibly detained and converted
tacked and rendered Sikh
population evacuated in a
|492||Bughiana Kalan||Lahore||Middle of
|Muslim mob||People of this village and ilaqa
sought shelter in Talwandi which
was attacked by Muslims with
police force. 600 Sikhs killed
after severe fighting. General
loot and depredation by Muslims.
|493||Raja Jang||do||29-8-47 &
|do||Attacked village and Railway
station. 50 Sikhs killed. In next
day's attack many more
casualties among Hindus
and Sikhs. Forcible conversion
of Hindus and Sikhs. Women
|do||17-8-47||do||All Sikhs forced to leave in a
|Attacking force 3000. Stiff
resistance by Sikhs. Several Sikhs
killed and several women abducted.
|Sikh, forced to quit village. On
the way near Laliani attacked by
Muslim mob and military and
in firing several Sikhs killed
|497||Ratti Pindi||do||22-8-47||do||Hindu and Sikhs forced to flee for
life, attacked in several places on
way to India.
|Muslim mob||Attacking force 2000. Sikh houses burnt and looted and Sikhs forced
to quit in a destitute state.
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