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In Priyanka's Sonbhadra visit, memories of Indira Gandhi's turnaround moment of Belchi, 1977


Priyanka Gandhi's Sonbhadra visit to meet the victims of the recent killings of tribals has brought back the memories of Indira Gandhi's 1977 Belchi visit after a similar massacre.

  • Indira Gandhi had big political moment when she visited Dalit victims of a 1977 massacre in Bihar
  • It was seen as the turnaround moment for Indira Gandhi after he election loss
  • Priyanka Gandhi's Sonbhadra visit to meet tribal victims brings back memories of her grandmother

It was July 1977, when former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi sensed a significant political moment when 11 Dalits in Bihar's Belchi village ...


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