1984 Anti-Sikh Riots. Simi Rajpal. How I t Began & Ended. History. Before. Chain of Results . Prime Minister Indra Gandhi was assassinated by her own Sikh guards October 31 st Indians were angered Immediately began riots against Sikhs Riots end on the day of Indra Gandhi’s cremation
1984 Anti-Sikh Riots
How It Began & Ended
This bus was stopped by rioters and this man was dragged out of it. The rioters will either beat him to death or burn him alive.
This Sikh man was thrown from the rooftop and left to die in the middle of the street.
Experiences Of Those Who Survived
Small poor town
Stones thrown at them
Moved to police station for one night
Lived in safe house for ten days with other families
Own house almost burned down
Father almost attacked
Extreme discrimination afterwards
What Really Happened