Operation Blue Star-Book By Lt. Gen. -Books on Sikh History in Punjabi – Books on Sikh Itihas In Punjabi – Books on Sikh Historical Events In Punjabi. Operation Blue Star was militarily successful, but it is criticized by many for being badly planned. K S Brar In the s, General Brar authored a book on his version of Operation Blue Star. You need to download an app called “Scribd” from Google Play store and paste the link into your mobile browser as mentioned below. Then after reviewing 3.

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By now it was 7. It makes you thrilled and even makes you sad.

On 8 October, two of the men involved, Barjinder Singh Sangha born 25 March ; aged 33 of Wolverhamptonand Mandeep Singh Sandhu born 30 April ; aged 34 [19] of Great BarrBirminghamwere charged with wounding with intent to do grievous bodily harm on the retired general.

In fact, in the unit commanded by Lieutenant Colonel Mohammad Israr whose ten guards later led operqtion first unit into the temple premisesthe Operation blue star book k s brar Officer Second Lieutenant Jasbir Singh Raina, raised his hand, and said that he wished to be the first one to enter the Golden Temple to wipe out the militants who had defiled the holiest Sikh shrine.

Definitely removes many of the rumours that have been born off it.

The operation was launched to remove Sikh separatists who had sought cover in the Golden Temple of Amritsar. At this stage, Lt-Colonel K. May 15, Prabhpreet Singh is currently reading it. Gen Brar does a great job in disabusing a lot of myths and falsified notions built around the operation.

But of the bear only 12 including the injured managed to reach the objective. InBrar joined the Maratha Light Infantry as a lieutenant.

Kuldip Singh Brar

However, two companies of 9 Garhwal Rifles were stealthily brought near operation blue star book k s brar southern entrance when the militants’ attention was on the northern wing. Mar 17, Manika Sharma rated it liked it. The defences were so placed that our troops progressing along any wing of the temple, came under blu fire from the opposite wing and, in most cases, Harmandir Sahib stood directly in our line of fire.

Also the author blames them for intelligence failure when operation blue star book k s brar should not have depended on them for the same given the ground realities.


S Brar Commander of Operation when he was assaulted in London by dormant khalistani militants. This book is one sided and story of how army operated Blue Star, but it does not clears view of Sant Bhinderanwala and issues of operration man of sikh community.

Now here is a topic where the people involved will always stick to their side of the story, no matter how much proof is bear and how many documents are written. The entry from the southern gate was ruled out as the area was very narrow, disallowing movement of tanks shielding the Infantry and needed to neutralise the terrorist fortifications. brsr

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All windows, balconies and other openings had been closed with brick masonry and sandbags with small loop holes through which machine guns were being fired. Otherwise, exaggerated messages of army besieging the temple would have attracted mobs to the temple premises. Interesting thing is here whole operation is narrated with minute details provided with maps and photographs. Although Bkok Brar later described Operation Bluestar as “most traumatic, most painful”, he insisted that it o necessary.

After a series of violent events and bottlenecks center decided to operation blue star book k s brar out the militants from the temple and to put an end to this sacrilege.

Operation blue star book k s brar groups were believed to be heading for the city and unless tangible results were achieved by daybreak, or soon after, there could be an additional and serious problem on our hands.

Four of the six senior commanders of his forces were Sikhs. The younger generation must read this book for it will give them an operztion into what being a soldier The book provides an unbiased account of one of the biggest counter terrorist operations undertaken by the men in olive green.

Operation Blue star was one of the controversial and hotly debated military operations in Indian history. But still one should read different accounts of same event before he forms his opinion.

Operation Blue Star – English version – By Lt.Gen.K.S.Brar

boook The end of British rule in had unleashed an uncontrollable struggle for political ascendancy among the many disparate constituents of the diversity that is india. Much later we discovered the concealed brr and underground passages interconnecting some of the rooms, and even the verandah. A hour curfew operation blue star book k s brar imposed in the state where electricity was interrupted and all means stad transportation and communication were suspended, thereby cutting Punjab from the rest of the world.

According to the author most of the blame lies with the Akalis who manip This book w written by the army official who led the very controversial assault on the Golden Temple which resulted in a long period of turbulence in Operation blue star book k s brar and also had a major impact on the national politics.


In order to justify his claims and the assault on the Golden Temple, the author states that all this could have been avoided had the state police taken timely action. His varied operational experiences cover the entire Indian theatre in all major events where the Army was committed.

Operation Blue Star – Punjabi Version – Book By Lt. Gen.

A True Story that got published in has helped many people change their minds. They were amassing heavy machine guns and other weapons in this operation blue star book k s brar. This book, unlike other books has most of its part dedicated to the real battle itself, and rightly so beca Operation Blue Star The True Story is a factual book written by Lt. The text is direct, matter-of-fact and candid, and it is well-supplemented by over a dozen photographs and maps.

From Raj to the Republic: These people informed the army that the others were not being allowed to come out. This book has been written from militarily perspective and contains the details of the flush out operations.

Even our guardsmen came under fire from the far side of the verandah from an lmg sited close to the floor. See all 3 questions about Operation Blue Star….

Earlier, while the Madrasis were inching their way along and the SFF and commandos were repeatedly being beaten back, we had brought a tank inside the eastern gate, to direct its searchlight at the Akal Takht with three aims: But right now “Story with selective truth” suits it better.

One of the most sacred religious institutions, revered by Hindus and Sikhs alike, had to operation blue star book k s brar assaulted in the face of an almost total absence of operational intelligence and in the face of opposition from a stubbornly motivated and heavily armed body of professionally led militants, deployed in extremely well prepared defences.

It requires moral courage of the highest order not to retaliate in a situation like this.