Deccan Chronicle Report – Decoding Operation Polo

As Featured in The Deccan Chronicle. 65 years after Operation Polo, the September 17, 1948, military action in which the Indian Armed Forces annexed the state of Hyderabad into the Indian Union, Deccan Chronicle talks to those who witnessed history being written to get a better perspective of the polarising event, popularly called Hyderabad Police Action. Kids were abandoned in fields Nearly 66 years after her escape from Ausa to Hyderabad, along with her husband and two kids, 90-year-old Zubeda Begum recalls that it took them 13 days to reach the city. “My husband was a prominent advocate and a … Continue reading Deccan Chronicle Report – Decoding Operation Polo