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Indians Remember Bengal Famine after Winston Churchill Statue is Vandalized during London Black Lives Matter protest

Indians Remember Bengal Famine after Winston Churchill Statue is Vandalized during London Black Lives Matter protest

Winston Churchill Statue is Vandalized during London Black Lives Matter protest, His name was crossed out with spray-paint and the words “was a racist” underneath. A “Black Lives Matter” sign was taped on statue

Indians Remember Bengal Famine after Winston Churchill Statue is Vandalized during London Black Lives Matter protest
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Winston Churchill was an army officer and Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and he led the country to victory in the Second World War.

Indians Remember Bengal Famine after Winston Churchill Statue is Vandalized during London Black Lives Matter protest
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In India, he is remembered as the person who caused the Bengal Famine of 1943, which resulted in an estimated death of 2.1–3 million people in modern day West Bengal and Bangladesh

According to Theguardian , The Bengal famine of 1943 was because of Churchill-era British policies were a significant factor , which killed up to 3 million people due to hunger .Food supplies of Bengal’s continued to exported and left people to die due to hunger . But Churchill has been quoted as blaming the famine on the fact Indians were “breeding like rabbits”

Indians Remember Bengal Famine after Winston Churchill Statue is Vandalized during London Black Lives Matter protest
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People on social media pointed out that Winston Churchill was responsible for the cause “Bengal Famine of 1943” :

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