Today in Sikh History :23rd April
|1624||Foundation of Kiratpur laid by Guru Hargobind Ji.|
|1923||The government of Punjab takes steps to release the Akalis arrested in connection with the Guru Ka Bagh morcha.|
|1924||2 GurSikhs of the 3rd Shahidi Jatha of 500 Akalis for Jaito Morcha tortured to death in Nabha Jail.|
|1984||15 Sikhs killed and several injured in Ferozepore, while the water, power, and other supplies of 20 Sikh shrines was cut-off.|
|1984||Eight Sikhs Killed by India’s Central Reserve Police Force.
-Ref. THE SIKHS’ STRUGGLE FOR SOVEREIGNTY, An Historical Perspective By Dr. Harjinder Singh Dilgeer and Dr. Awatar Singh Sekhon Edited By: A.T. Kerr Page 110-119