|Hindu Young Men's Associations -Members Group|
|Round Table (1926/1927)||
Representatives of the South African and Indian Governments meet for a round-table conference in Cape Town.
|Joseph Royeppen arrested||
|Girmitya tales : an odyssey||
The British settlers’ (c1840s) saw sugar as a viable export commodity but there was a serious shortage of labour. The fate of the colony “hangs on a thread, the thread is labour (Natal Mercury, April 1859).