Activities


Jawahar Ghat Thalassery


Thalassery

Hours Open : 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Overview

Jawahar Ghat is situated behind the Thalassery Fort and is located at a distance of around 2 km from the destination. During the freedom conflict of India, the ghat served as a assembly factor of hundreds of revolutionaries. Under the British rule, meetings and rallies have been banned at the seaside. An crucial protest towards the British rule came about here. The protest turned into organised below the leadership of P. K. Madhavan and P. K. Damodharan. It changed into attended through revolutionaries like Abu Master, Chathukutti, C.N. Balan, Kuniyil Krishnan and C.N. Karunakaran.

Since protests were banned at this site, the police started out firing to prevent the protest. Abu Master and Chathukutti have been shot lifeless and rest of them were arrested and sentenced to loss of life. Thalassery seashore, has historical importance for its function in our national freedom movement. In 1940, the Left-wing supporters within the Congress organised an agitation here against the British rule, making a mockery of the authentic regulations. An encounter between the agitators and the police came about and within the firing that ensued, humans died. They were Abu Master and Chathukkutti.


Getting There

From Kannur 40 min (21.5 km) via NH 66

Contact Detail

Near Thalassery Fort, St Joseph HSS Rd, Thalassery, Kerala 670101


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