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Indira Gandhi Assassination

She lived in India, she was assassinated on October 31, 1984, in New Delhi, India. In her garden.

She was shot down by two of her body guards as she was leaving for a TV interview.

The assassination was a conspiracy, by her body guards

She had won the Bharat Ratna award, also Jawaharla Nehru award for international understanding.

She was a target because of her decision to send troops in a deadly raid on the Golden Temple.

The assassination resulted in deaths of more than 2,000 sikhs

The deaths of people lasted for five days

Mrs. Gandhi's assassination triggered an outburst of communal violence targeted at sikhs and more than 3,000 sikhs were killed in attacks across India.

The killers punishment was to hang them

The killers names were Satwant Singh, 25 years old, and Kehar Singh, 54

They were both members of Sikhs religion

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