CHAPPAR CHIRI

CHAPPAR CHIRI

“Baba Banda Singh Bahadur War Memorial” at chappar chiri in SAS Nagar near sector-91 mohali was inaugurated on 30th November, 2011. The 20-acre memorial commemorates Baba Singh Bahadur’s glorious victory over the Mughal forces in May,1710.
Chappar Chiri has a special mention in the history of Sikhs as it was the place where one of the most legendary Sikh warriors, Banda Singh Bahadur, gained victory in a decisive battle against the commander of the Mughal army Wazir Khan. This victory led to Khalsa uprising and is seen as one of the most eminent victories by Sikh forces in all times.

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