Civil conflicts similar to or like 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Series of organised pogroms against Sikhs in India following the assassination of Indira Gandhi by her Sikh bodyguards. Wikipedia

  • Operation Blue Star

    The code name of an Indian military action which was carried out between 1 and 10 June, 1984, in order to capture the Sikh leader Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale and his followers hidden inside the buildings of Harmandir Sahib complex in Amritsar, Punjab. The decision to launch the attack rested with Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, who, according to retired general S.K. Sinha, had been considering the operation for more than 18 months prior, authorizing army preparation for it long before any insurgents were in the complex. Wikipedia

  • Insurgency in Punjab

    Armed campaign by Sikh nationalist ambitionist Khalistan movement. In the 1980s, the movement had deteriorated into a secessionist movement after the supposed indifference of the Indian state in regards to mutual negotiations. Wikipedia

  • Khalistan movement

    Sikh separatist movement seeking to create a homeland for Sikhs by establishing a sovereign state, called Khālistān , in the Punjab region. The proposed state would consist of land that currently forms Punjab, India and Punjab, Pakistan. Wikipedia

  • One of the Sikh bodyguards, along with Beant Singh, who assassinated the Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi, at her New Delhi residence on 31 October 1984. Revenge for the military attack carried out by the Indian government on Harmandir Sahib, in Amritsar, India. Wikipedia

  • Religion in India

    Characterised by a diversity of religious beliefs and practices. Secular state. Wikipedia

  • Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale

    The fourteenth jathedar, or leader, of the prominent orthodox Sikh religious institution Damdami Taksal. Advocate of the Anandpur Sahib Resolution. Wikipedia


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