Hello Readers! Welcome back to Humor Nation. In history, we may have gone through many political leaders death, but the reason for their death was not an illness or accident but assassination. Yes, in India there were many political leaders who were assassinated due to different reasons and today we’ll talk about the most controversial ones, so let’s start. Some heartbreaking Assassinations In India.
So here is a list of the 5 most shocking political assassinations that took place in India!
1. Mahatma Gandhi
Why not start with our so-called Father of the Nation who was the reason behind India and Pakistan’s division. On 30th January 1948 Mahatma Gandhi got assassinated by a university student named Nathuram Godse, he was a Hindu activist who shot Mahatma Gandhi three times because he thought that Gandhiji was making India a weak country by dividing it and supported Muslims over Hindus. His death was the shocking thing that ever happened to the country after Independence, though many were happy after his death.
2. Indira Gandhi
Indira Gandhi was assassinated by her two personal bodyguards named Beant Singh and Satwant Singh in the year 1984 in New Delhi. In her postmortem reports, it was declared that she was shot more than 30 times which was quite shocking for everyone. She was the first lady prime minister of India and served for quite a very long time, she was basically assassinated due to her Operation Blue Star which angered every Sikh in the country.