Major Events Pre-1950
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This is the second of several stories related to the life of the Bhatla family before and after the Partition of India in 1947. The first story is available here.
Shimla Conference 1945 between Viceroy and various Indian leaders to discuss India's Independence
Editor's note: The Viceroy met with several Indian leaders on June 3, 1947. The minutes of that meeting are attached below. Source:http://www.bl.uk/reshelp/findhelpregion/asia/india/indianindependence/indiapakistan/partition6/index.html This is followed by the broadcasts that took place later in the evening. The statement issued by the British Government on June 3, 1947 is also attached.