Do you guys use the phrase “Rule of Thumb” a lot? Well, do you know how this phrase has come up and if you know the history behind this, I guess you would stop using this phrase! Our reader at “Engineer with a creative brain” has researched on this topic and wrote an article for us. This is very interesting.
When the British rule ended in the Indian sub continent, it got divided into two parts. One being the Islamic nation (Pakistan) and the other without any religious affiliation (India). The partition resulted in one of the biggest displacements happened in the world history which resulted in a great tragedy. Sadly it was one of the darkest phases of Sub continent post independence. Here are some of the hard hitting photographs which captures the situation.