The Simon Commission Newspaper Report
The commission was sent by the British government in England to decide India’s political future. In the commission, there was no Indian representative. This evoked a sense of anger among the Indians.
- A nationwide bandh was observed.
- It was met with demonstrations with banners saying “Simon Go Back”.
- Mass rallies were held.
- Lala Lajpat Rai was severely injured in the incident of the lathi charge.