Shahid Dweep (A & N)

(Hin): शहीद द्वीप śahīd dvīp ‘Martyr’s Island’  [Neill Island] From Skt: shahīd, ‘martyr’; and Skt: dvīpa, ‘ island’. James George Smith Neill was a British soldier who was promoted to the rank of Colonel during the 1857-9 Indian Rebellion . He is infamous for...