In 1914, over 300 passengers from India onboard the Komagata Maru were refused landing in Canada. After a standoff, the ship returned to India, where many of the passengers were imprisoned — and some even killed — by British Raj forces. These forces viewed the passengers as dangerous political agitators seeking the independence of India from British rule.
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Citation InformationRehaag, Sean. "100 Years Later, What has Changed?" Komagata Maru Week. Feb 5, 2014. https://perma.cc/LKT4-T6RY