Supercop IG PS Umranangal & KPS Gill Who Led From the Front

supercop kps gill & ips ps umranangal who fought punjab insurgency & crushed punjab militancy

Remembering KPS Gill the Superior Cop Who Saved Punjab We all know what Punjab went through in the late 80s. It was surely the darkest chapter in the history of Punjab when terrorism gained a decisive edge. That said, amid the chaotic situation and disorder, there was one 1957-batch IPS officer of the Assam cadre who played a substantial role in giving deliverance to Punjab from terrorism.

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Punjab Insurgency – An Untold Story (Part V)

khalistan militancy in punjab

During the 80s, terrorism claimed several innocent lives; we saw two instances in the previous story – Harjinder Singh and Subhash Chandra. Besides, these two families, other numerous families who got affected by the radical groups at that time.  The analysis contributes to an understanding of the insurgency in Punjab that took as many lives as it can.   Umranangal family also lost their loved ones during the insurgency in Punjab. Jathedar Jiwan Singh Umranangal has always raised a voice against what he considered wrong.

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Punjab Insurgency – An Untold Story (Part IV)

Khalistani terror footprint in Punjab

Continuing the story, in this story of Punjab Insurgency – An Untold Story Part IV, we are going to have a look at various other lives affected by terrorism during the 80s. Subhash Chandra had a daily supply shop in a small village, Rahimabad (Gurdaspur District). He used to keep his shop open till the late hours so that the people returning back home from their respective jobs and the people working in the fields can buy necessary things on

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Punjab Insurgency – An Untold Story (Part III)

Khalistan insurgency affect the much larger Punjab

In this part of the series, Punjab Insurgency – An Untold Story Part 3 we see Preeto along with other women visiting the house to feed the goats, buffaloes, chicken,and, most importantly,remembering the departed souls of their family. They wander through the empty rooms and the courtyard where they found the clay floor covered with dark patches. These patches were nothing but blood stains and funeral pyres. While standing at the exact spot where the terrorists took the precious lives

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Punjab Insurgency – An Untold Story (Part II)

Punjab Insurgency – An untold story Part II

In the last part, Punjab Insurgency – An untold story (Part 1) we saw how the men of Jhanjoti, a village near Amritsar, suffered at the hands of the terrorists. It is both disturbing and frightening, even to imagine what Rooprani and Surjit Rani went through on that horrible night. Men were dragged from their houses and killed at point-blank range; this was undoubtedly a barbaric act.   Just the thought of losing your loved ones is enough to give

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