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Now Available: Salim Jiwa’s Second Book on the Air India Disaster, Margin of Terror

Chapter 1

A BLACK DAY IN HISTORY – THE AIR INDIA BOMBING DEATH TOLL

All 329 passengers and crew aboard Air India Flight 182 perished when the aircraft exploded at an altitude of 31,000 feet south-west of the coast of Ireland on June 23, 1985.

Among the victims were 60 children below the age of 10.

There were 160 citizens of Canada, more than 100 nationals of India and 22 Americans on board among others.

Here are the names of the victims, their age and gender.

  1. AGGARWALL RAHUL 23 M
  2. AHMED INDRA 47 F
  3. AHMED SARAH 8 F
  4. ALEXANDER ANNAMMA 53 F
  5. ALEXANDER ANCHANATT (ATAR) 40 M
  6. ALEXANDER REENA(RENA) 10 F
  7. ALEXANDER SIMON JR. 9 M
  8. ALEXANDER SIMON 54 M
  9. ALLARD COLLETTE 46 F
  10. ANANTARAMAN ARUNA (ARVHA) 15 F
  11. ANANTARMAN RUPA (KUPA) 12 F
  12. ANANTARMAN BHAVANI 48 F
  13. ASIRWATHAM RUTH 39 F
  14. ASIRWATHAM HANNAH 14 F
  15. ASIRWATHAM ELIZABETH 11 F
  16. AURORA SHYLA 27 F
  17. BAJAJ ANU (ANJUBALA) (ANJU) 21 F
  18. BALARAMAN SARADAMBAL 40 F
  19. BALARAMAN MARAYANAN (RODGER) 17 M
  20. BALASUBRAMANIAN RAMACHANDRAN 43 M
  21. BALSARA FREDDY 29 M
  22. BEAUCHESNE GASTON 54 M
  23. BEDI JATIN 9 M
  24. BEDI SAROJ 34 F
  25. BEDI ANU 14 F
  26. BERAR JOGESHWAR 45 M
  27. BERRY SHARAD 16 M
  28. BERY ADITYA 4 M
  29. BERY NEELAM 37 F
  30. BERY PRIYA 7 F
  31. BHAGAT ADUSH 29 M
  32. BHALLA NIRMAL 31 F
  33. BHALLA MANJU 14 F
  34. BHALLA DALIP 7 M
  35. BHARADWAJ HARISH 18 M
  36. BHASIN REEMA 22 F
  37. BHAT MUKTHA 50 F
  38. BHAT CHAND 27 F
  39. BHAT DEEPAK 9 M
  40. BHAT SIDHANT 0.5 M
  41. BHAT PARAG 26 M
  42. BHATT TINA 9 F
  43. BHATT BINA 15 F
  44. BHATT CHANDRABALA(CHANDRA) 44 F
  45. BHATT VINU (VINUBHAI) 42 M
  46. BHINDER SATWINDER 41 M
  47. BISEN LEENA 29 F
  48. CASTONGUAY ROCHELL (RACHELLE) 32 F
  49. CHANDRASEKHAR SUKMAR (SUKUMAR) 25 M
  50. CHATLANI NITA 44 F
  51. CHATLANI MALA 13 F
  52. CHATLANI MARC 4 M
  53. CHEEMA SHINGARA 35 M
  54. CHOPRA JAGDISH 71 M
  55. CHOPRA SHAMPARI (CHAMPARI) 69 F
  56. CHUG RATNA 19 F
  57. DANIEL CELINE 37 F
  58. DANIEL ROBYN (ROBIN) 4 F
  59. DANIEL RUBY 8 F
  60. DANIEL VARGHESE 41 F
  61. DAS ANITA 16 F
  62. DAS RUBY 44 F
  63. DAS ARINDAR 14 M
  64. DESA ANTHONY 72 M
  65. DESOUZA RONALD 62 M
  66. DHUNNA SUNEAL 2 M
  67. DHUNNA SHASHI 16 F
  68. DHUNNA BHAG (BHAGRANI) 33 F
  69. DHUNNA RAJESH 14 M
  70. DINSHAW PAMELA 26 F
  71. DINSHAW JAMSHED 40 M
  72. DUMASIA DARA 57 M
  73. ENAYATI ARDESHIR 68 M
  74. FURDOONJI HOMAI 49 F
  75. GADKAR ANITA 11 F
  76. GAMBHIR ANGI (ANGELINE) 9 F
  77. GAMBHIR SANTOSH 35 F
  78. GAMBHIR JULIE 4 F
  79. GAONKAR SHYAMA 28 F
  80. GHATE SANGEETA 28 F
  81. GOGIA BHAGWANTI 65 F
  82. GOGNE RITU 16 F
  83. GOPALAN KRISHNA 23 M
  84. GOSSAIN APARNA 7 F
  85. GOSSAIN KALPANA 31 F
  86. GOSSAIN ARUN 4 M
  87. GREWAL DALJIT 42 M
  88. GUPTA ARTI 9 F
  89. GUPTA RAMWATI 37 F
  90. GUPTA SHASHI 36 F
  91. GUPTA VISHAL 11 M
  92. GUPTA SANTOSH 57 F
  93. GUPTA ANUMITA 16 F
  94. GUPTA VANDANA 15 F
  95. GUPTA AMIT 6 M
  96. GUPTA RAJESH 45 M
  97. GUPTA SWANTANTAR (SATANTAR) 38 F
  98. GUPTA S. F
  99. HARPALANI DEEPA 9 F
  100. HARPALANI SUMENTA 5 F
  101. HARPALANI RASHMI 40 F
  102. JACOB ALEYKUTTY 40 F
  103. JACOB JUSTIN 8 M
  104. JACOB JANCEY 9 F
  105. JACOB JISSEY 12 F
  106. JACOB BULIVELIL 45 M
  107. JAIN RANI 36 F
  108. JAIN RUCHI 18 F
  109. JAIN ANUUPAMA 15 F
  110. JAIN PARASH (PRAEASH) 43 M
  111. JAIN RIKKI 16 F
  112. JAIPURIA (JAIPURIYA) MALA 27 F
  113. JALAN ANITA 3 F
  114. JALAN DEVKRISHAN 35 M
  115. JALAN SHILA 29 F
  116. JALAN VINAY 0.2 M
  117. JAMES ANNIE 41 F
  118. JETHVA ZEBUNISKA 42 F
  119. JETHVA UMAR (UJY) 45 M
  120. JOB ALEYKUTTY 43 F
  121. JOB TEENA 14 F
  122. JUTRAS RITA 32 F
  123. KACHROO MOHAN 57 F
  124. KAJ LEENA 25 F
  125. KALSI INDIRA 21 F
  126. KAMMILA RAMA (RAMADEVI) 15 F
  127. KAPOOR SANTOSH (SANTASH) 39 F
  128. KAPOOR SABRINA 6 F
  129. KAPOOR SHARMILA 16 F
  130. KASHIPRI ATHIKHO 20 M
  131. KASHIPRI NELI 30 M
  132. KAUR GURMIT 22 F
  133. KAUR (BASSI) PARMJIT 26 F
  134. KAUSHAL BISHAN 45 M
  135. KELLY BARSA 48 F
  136. KHAN RAHAMATHULLA 25 M
  137. KHANDELWAL MANJU 19 F
  138. KHANDELWAL CHANDRA 21 F
  139. KHERA RASHIRASHMI 3 F
  140. KHERA SUMAN 28 F
  141. KOCHHER (KOCHNAR) SANDEEP 21 M
  142. KUMAR MANJU 28 F
  143. KUMAR CHITRA 29 F
  144. KUMAR KEVIN 1.5 M
  145. KUMAR RAMACHANDRAN 34 M
  146. LAKSHMANAN KANAKASABAPAPHY (KANAKA) 40 M
  147. LAKSHMANAN PREETHI 7 F
  148. LASRADO SHARON 23 F
  149. LAURENCE NICOLA 16 F
  150. LAURENCE SHYAMALA 18 F
  151. LAZAR SANDEETA 3 F
  152. LAZAR SYLVIA 38 F
  153. LAZAR SAMPATH 44 M
  154. LEGER JOSEPH (PERE) 65 M
  155. LOUGHEED DONALD 48 M
  156. LULLA MONISH 16 M
  157. MADON SAM 40 M
  158. MAINGUAY LENA (LINA) 35 F
  159. MALHOTRA ATUL 26 M
  160. MAMAK RAJINDER 42 F
  161. MANJANIA NASIB 62 F
  162. MARJARA SEEMA 17 F
  163. MARJARA DAVINDER 47 F
  164. MARTEL ALAIN 32 M
  165. MEHTA NEESHA (NISHA) 15 F
  166. MEHTA KISHONECHANDRA 48 M
  167. MEHTA CHANDRALEKHA (CHANDRA) 41 F
  168. MEHTA NILISH (NILESH) 16 M
  169. MERCHANT NATASHA 7 F
  170. MINHAS BALWINDER 51 F
  171. MINHAS KULBIR 24 F
  172. MOLAKALA (REDDY) PRABHAVATHI 34 F
  173. MUKERJI SHEFALI 50 F
  174. MUKERJI NISHITH 50 M
  175. MUKHI RENU 26 F
  176. MULLICK DEEPAK 42 M
  177. MURTHY NARAYANA 8 M
  178. MURTHY SUSHEELA 40 F
  179. MURTHY BHAVANI 10 F
  180. MURUGAN GNANENDRAN 44 M
  181. MURUGAN SUMITHRA 37 F
  182. MURUGAN LAVANYA 10 F
  183. MURUGAN RAMYA 5 F
  184. NADKARNI RAHUL 16 M
  185. NADKARNI DEVEN 17 M
  186. NARENDRA HANSE 56 M
  187. NAYUDAMMA YELABARTI 62 M
  188. PADA BRINDA 18 F
  189. PADA ARATI 15 F
  190. PADA VISHNU 47 M
  191. PALIWAL MUKUL 15 M
  192. PATEL BIPAN (BIPIN) 17 M
  193. PATEL MOHANBHAI 35 M
  194. PATEL BABUBAI (BABUBHAI) 42 M
  195. PATEL MARAZBAN 57 M
  196. PHANSEKAR RITA 26 F
  197. PURI VEENA 43 F
  198. PURI AMIT 5 M
  199. PURI CHAMAN (ASHU) 12 F
  200. QUADRI SYED 0.8 M
  201. QUADRI SHAIESTA (SHAISTA) 24 F
  202. QUADRI QUTUBUDDIN (QUTBUDIN) 40 M
  203. QUADRI RUBINA 8 F
  204. QUADRI ARISHIYA (ARSHYA) 3 F
  205. RADHAKRISHNA NAGASUMDARA 36 F
  206. RADHAKRISHNA THEJUS 7 M
  207. RADHAKRISHNA JYOTI (JYOTHI) 13 F
  208. RAGHAVAN SUSEELA 23 F
  209. RAGHUVEERAN VASANTHA 40 F
  210. RAGHUVEERAN RAJIV 14 M
  211. RAI KIRANJIT 11 F
  212. RAMACHANDRAN PRATIBHA 13 F
  213. RAMASWAMY JANAKI 15 F
  214. RAUTHAN BUDI (BUDHI) 40 M
  215. RAUTHAN POUJA (FOAJA) 17 F
  216. RODRICKS ELAINE 32 F
  217. SABHARWAL MEGHAN (MEGHANA) 11 F
  218. SADIQ SUGRA 67 F
  219. SAGI SUJATHA 31 F
  220. SAGI KALPANA 11 F
  221. SAGI KAVITA (KAVITHA) 7 F
  222. SAHA BIMAL 37 M
  223. SAHU RAM 50 M
  224. SAHU PUSHPA 14 F
  225. SAHU PRADEEP 16 M
  226. SAKHAWALKAR USHA 49 F
  227. SAKHAWALKAR DATTATRAYA 49 M
  228. SAKHAWALKAR SANJAY 18 M
  229. SAKHAWALKAR SUREKHA 15 F
  230. SAKHAWALKAR SUNIL 13 M
  231. SANKURATHRI MANJARI 33 F
  232. SANKURATHRI SARODA 3 F
  233. SANKURATHRI SRIKIRAN 6 M
  234. SARANGI RAJASRI 14 F
  235. SAWHNEY OM 50 M
  236. SETH SADHNA 31 F
  237. SETH ALPANA 8 F
  238. SETH AHKUR (ANKUR) 1 M
  239. SETH SATISH 38 M
  240. SETH SHILPA 10 F
  241. SETH KARAN 38 M
  242. SHARMA VERSHA 11 F
  243. SHARMA SHAKUNTALA 66 F
  244. SHARMA NEERAJ 10 M
  245. SHARMA SANDHYA 14 F
  246. SHARMA SWATI 11 F
  247. SHARMA INDU 38 F
  248. SHARMA OM 54 M
  249. SHARMA SHARVAN 46 M
  250. SHARMA UMA 43 F
  251. SHARMA RINA 7 F
  252. SHARMA MANMOHAN 40 M
  253. SHARMA SUSHMA 34 F
  254. SHARMA RUBY 8 F
  255. SHARMA (NARAIN) VIKAS 3 F
  256. SHARMA (NARAIN) SUMITRA 42 F
  257. SHARMA (NARAIN) ANUJ 10 M
  258. SHARMA (NARAIN) SANDEEP 16 M
  259. SHARMA (NARAIN) SHYAM 41 M
  260. SHUKLA SUNIL 33 M
  261. SHUKLA IRENE 29 F
  262. SINGH JAGIT 24 M
  263. SINGH MUKHTIAR 55 M
  264. SINGH ABHINAV 8 M
  265. SINGH SHALINI 9 F
  266. SINGH DARA 17 M
  267. SINGH BALVIR (BALBIR) 46 M
  268. SINGH RANJINA 38 F
  269. SINGH SHOBNA 14 F
  270. SINGH AJAI 3 M
  271. SINGH AMAR 9 M
  272. SINGH USHA 35 F
  273. SINGH AKHAND 40 M
  274. SINGH JOYOSREE 33 F
  275. SINGH SURENDRA 43 M
  276. SINGH RATIK 1 M
  277. SINHA ANJAMI 42 M
  278. SONI USHA 39 F
  279. SONI MONEKA 11 F
  280. SONI RINA 10 F
  281. SONI PANKAJ 3 M
  282. SRAN PRIMAJIT (PRIMALJIT) 26 F
  283. SRIVASTAVA BRIJBEHERI (BRIG) 38 M
  284. SUBRAMANIAN LAKSHMI 42 F
  285. SUBRAMANIAN VEENA 8 F
  286. SUBRAMANIAN GOPALSAMUDRAM 44 M
  287. SUBRAMANIAN JAYALAKSHMI 38 F
  288. SUBRAMANIAN KRISHNAN 13 M
  289. SUBRAMANIAN SUMITRA (SUMITHA) 3 F
  290. SWAMINATHAN INDIRA 38 F
  291. SWAMINATHAN PADMA 8 F
  292. SWAMINATHAN RAMYA 5 F
  293. SWAMINATHAN ANAND 15 M
  294. TACHETTU (THACHETTU) IVY 20 F
  295. THAKUR PRIYA 27 F
  296. THAKUR VISHAL (VISHAI) 4 M
  297. THAKUR KANAYA 46 M
  298. THAKUR INDER 35 M
  299. THAMPI VIJAYA 28 F
  300. THOMAS MOLLY 46 F
  301. THOMAS / KYTHAKUZHICAL VINOD 16 M
  302. THOMAS / KYTHAKUZHICAL ANITA 15 F
  303. THOMAS / KYTHAKUZHICAL KURIAN 53 M
  304. TRAVASSO ANNE 44 F
  305. TRAVASSO LYON (MICHAEL) 16 M
  306. TRAVASSO LORRAINE (LUCY) 19 F
  307. TRAVASSO C.F. (ALEX) 46 M
  308. TRIVEDI NIRMAL (NIRMALA) 40 F
  309. TRIVEDI PARUL 12 F
  310. TRIVEDI NEETA 12 F
  311. TUMKUR CHITRA (CHITRALSKHA) 17 F
  312. TUMKUR RAMMOHAN 21 M
  313. TURLAPATI SANJAY 15 M
  314. TURLAPATI DEEPAK 11 M
  315. UPPAL SUKHWINDER 35 F
  316. UPPAL PARMINDER 10 F
  317. UPPAL KULDIP 9 M
  318. UPRETI VIRKAM 10 M
  319. UPRETI HEMA 40 F
  320. UPRETI GYANDRA 43 M
  321. VAID NOSHIR 34 M
  322. VAZ / ALEXANDER JULIET 28 F
  323. VENKATESAN SUKUVANAM (SUKUNANAM) 31 M
  324. VENKATESAN GEETHA 29 F
  325. VENKETESWARAN KRISHNAN (TRICHUR) 46 M
  326. VERMA BALWINDER 29 M
  327. WADHAWA AKHIL 5 M
  328. WADHAWA SERINA 8 F
  329. YALLAPRAGADA / MURTHY GOPAL KRISHNA 63 M
Compiled by Salim Jiwa from Royal Canadian Mounted Police information.