Jallianwala Bagh massacre took place on ________. A) 17 April 1919 B) 13 April 1919 C) 19 March 1919 D) 07 April 1924
Hint: The date and year the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre happened was part of the protest against the Rowlatt act and it was the order given by the Brigadier-General Reginald Dyer. Massacre is slaughtering or brutally killing of humans.
Complete answer: Option A) 17 April 1919 – this is an incorrect option because on 17 April 1919, Jallianwala Bagh massacre did not take place.
Option B) 13 April 1919 – is the correct date when this massacre or brutally killing of people took place.
Option C) 19 March 1919 - this is an incorrect option because on 19 March 1919, Jallianwala Bagh massacre did not take place.
Option D) 07 April 1924 - this is an incorrect option because on 07 April 1924, Jallianwala Bagh massacre did not take place.
Therefore the correct answer is C
Note Jallianwala Bagh Massacre is also known as the Massacre of Amritsar that happened on 13th April, 1919. British troops fired on a large gathering of unarmed people known as the Jallianwala Bagh, Punjab, killing hundreds of people and wounding hundreds of people.
On this day all the people from neighbouring villages gathered together to celebrate the festival of Baisakhi, and peacefully protest the arrest of two national leaders: Satyapal and Saifuddin Kitchlew. The Jallianwala Bagh had a narrow entrance or passage where the massacre happened. As General Dyer entered, his troop blocked the entrance and with no warning, opened fire on the crowd. This led to the death of many people and many people were injured during this massacre.