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Now DU Textbook Calls Shaheed Bhagat Singh A ‘Terrorist’, Killing Saunders A Terror Act

Updated on 9 July, 2016 at 8:39 am By

Someone needs to do something about this offensive way of calling Indian revolutionary hero Shaheed Bhagat Singh a ‘terrorist’ in text books.


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Photograph of Bhagat Singh In the Police Station in 1927 sikhgurusandgurdwaras.info

Photograph of Bhagat Singh taken in 1927. sikhgurusandgurdwaras.info

After being referred to as a ‘revolutionary terrorist’ in an NCERT book, he has now been called the same in a Delhi University’s textbook ‘India’s Struggle for Independence.’

 

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Copy of the NCERT Book  in which Bhagat Singh is called a ‘terrorist’. The Lot Pot

The factual error, which has already started a controversy at the prestigious university, also mentions Chittagong movement led by ‘Masterda’ Surya Sen as a “terrorist act” and states that the revenge killing of Saunders was an “act of terrorism”.

 

Dainik Jagran

A copy of DU’s India’s Struggle for Independence Dainik Jagran

The book repeatedly mentions Bhagat Singh, Chandra Shekhar Azad, Surya Sen and others as “revolutionary terrorists” in Chapter 20.

 

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According to reports, the factual mistake has left many historians and politicians fuming. They have urged authorities to remove these mistakes from the book.

 

 

 

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