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Panjab Digital Library - Digitization of Millions Live Again!
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Description The present publication is a survey of the relief measures undertaken to help millions of Hindu/Sikh refugee migrants who poured into East Punjab following India's simultaneous independence and partition. It takes note of the relief arrangements in terms of food, clothing, medical help and financial doles and temporary shelters in camps in order to temporarily rehabilitate those refugees. It was a massive exercise which succeeded in accommodating such a large population through the allotment of evacuee property. The report is quite comprehensive, and illustrated with photographs and statistics[edit]
Keywords Lyallpur, Sheikhupura, Chuhrkana, Ferozepur, Fazilka, Refugees, Jullundur, Jamalpur, Relief and Rehabilitation Ministry, Kurukshetra, Hindu, Sikh Camps, Free Rations, Cheharta, Public Health, Widows\' Homes, [edit]
Accession Number   BK-000767
Author Unknown
Script Roman
Language English
Publisher The Department of Relief & Rehabilitation, East Punjab
Custodian Kirpal Singh, Dr.
Length 23.0
Breadth 17.0
Completion Complete
Condition Good
Pages                         60
 
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