- In Punjab, there was unprecedented support for the Rowlatt Satyagraha.
- Facing a violent situation, the Government of Punjab handed over the administration to the military authorities under General Dyer.
- On 13th April, the Baisakhi day (harvest festival), a public meeting was organized at the Jallianwala Bagh (garden).
- Dyer marched in and without any warning opened fire on the crowd.
- According to an official report 379 people were killed and 1137 wounded in the incident.
- There was a nationwide protest against this massacre.
- Rabindranath Tagore returned his knighthood in protest.
- On 13th March, 1940, Sardar Udham Singh killed Dyer in London.
Champaran Satyagraha (1917) First Civil Disobedience Movement.
Ahmedabad Mill Strike (1918) Ahmedabad textile laborers win strike for economic justice, 1918
Kheda Satyagraha (1918): First Non – Cooperation Movement.
What is Rowlatt Act 1919
Jallianwala Bagh Massacre (13th April, 1919)
Khilafat Movement 1919
Chauri Chaura Incident
Significance of the Non-Cooperation Movement
Swaraj Party 1923
Simon Commission (1927)
Spread of the movement
First Round Table Conference
Second Round Table Conference
Third Round Table Conference
Communal Award (16th Aug,1932)
Nehru Report (1928)
The Report favoured
Civil Disobedience Movement (1930-1934)
What Is Civil Disobedience Movement (1930-1934)
National Movement during 2nd world war
August Offer (8th Aug,1940)
Rejection of Cripps proposal
Quit India Movement (1942-1944)