chapter  Chapter 13
79 Pages

Retribution: Martyrs of Haryana in 1857

ByC.B. Singh Sheoran

The first impact of the sahibbas was seen in Ambala where the army headquarters were located, along the GT Road on which the army was marching to Delhi; and also in the Bhatti territory which had been recaptured before the end of June 1857, within about three weeks after the commencement of the rebellion there. It was merciless vengeance, retaliation and hatred against the native people. Let us view the happenings districtwise.