The Chittisinghpura massacre refers to the shooting to death of 36 Sikhs on 20 March 2000, in the Anantnag district of the State of Jammu and Kashmir in India. The Indian government asserts that it was conducted by the Islamic Fundamentalist militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba which is based in Muridke in Pakistan. On 20th March 2000, on the Eve of Holi, 15 gunmen massacred 36 Sikhs in cold blood in Chattisinghpora village of Kashmir. Sixteen years on, the families of the victims still await justice.
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