Sikh leaders say the death toll from the pogroms was far higher than the official figure of 2, people in Delhi , and accuse Congress members of leading the violence at the time and protecting perpetrators since. Kumar was accused of leading a mob into a south-west Delhi neighbourhood the day after Gandhi was shot dead. A witness, Jagdish Kaur, told a commission into the violence that members of the crowd had appeared to know where the Sikh families in the area were living. The next morning she says a mob came for her three brothers, who managed to hide on the roof of their house. Kaur told the commission the police had refused to register any details of the crime and appeared to be coordinating with members of the mob. Kumar, 73, was an MP at the time of the offences.
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One would never have expected Jawaharlal Nehru's daughter to tide through the destiny of an average girl of the masses. However, analysing her bitter 'n' sour relationships with most important men in her life leaves you with a gnawing sense of remorse for the woman. Nehru gave her a sense of inadequacy for not being bright enough, Feroze gave her instability and disloyalty, Mathai belied her trust if there ever was something between them , Brahmachari used proximity to her for striking deals and Sanjay gave her otherwise clean political career shades of demonic grey. Photo: India Today. Nehru's condescending attitude comes through even in his treatment of his wife Kamla Nehru who was not as sophisticated, witty and socially adept as Nehru's sister Vijay Lakshmi Pandit.
An odd kind of piety: The truth about Gandhi's sex life
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Indira Gandhi, the first female Prime Minister of India, had been an epoch-making part of the Indian history, who reigned the nation exceptionally. Unlike her booming career, Indira's personal life was hit by several rocks and landed her in a controversial space unnumbered times. Jawaharlal Nehru's personal secretary M.