July 19th, 2011 09:23 EST
66th Anniversary: Attack on Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Prof. Bhim Singh, Chairman, National Panthers Party, Member, National Integration Council (NIC) and a noted champion for complete disarmament shall be visiting Hiroshima, Japan to attend Peace Memorial Meet on the occasion of 66th Anniversary of dropping first Atomic bombs by United States of America on August 6, 1945.
Nearly 200,000 innocent civilians were reduced into ashes in seconds with the flash of atom bomb. The US dropped second atom bomb in Nagasaki a day later killing thousands of innocent civilians.
Prof. Bhim Singh visited Japan in 1972 during his world travels and expressed condolences on the murder of the innocent people by the world colonial power, USA.
Prof. Bhim Singh wrote hundreds of write-ups and addressed hundreds of meetings all over the world condemning the atom bomb attack on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. It was one of the reasons that Prof. Bhim Singh after finishing his university of Aligarh took up a world tour on motorcycle for peace mission advocating complete disarmament in the world and destruction of all nuclear arsenals.
Prof. Bhim Singh in his book, `Peace Mission, Around the World on Motorcycle` has devoted whole chapter on the world`s greatest tragedy caused in Hiroshima by atom bomb in 1945.