Recounting the horror: Narrations of the fateful day


Anjuman Ara Begum, Two (19th February, 2009)

Reporting on the incident Hamendra Narayan wrote in Indian Express on February 19, 1983: “It was absolutely horrible. Though impossible to describe, I will try.” Many described it as a nightmare and unable to describe what happened. Termed as one of the worst genocidal massacres after the independence, the Nellie Massacre took place on February 18, 1983.

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