Ricketts returned to Ludhiana early the next morning, and later in the day the mutineers passed through the city.
Shah Shuja, now in exile at Ludhiana, was selected for the purpose.
June 1st saw the corps march into Ludhiana at three in the morning, after covering twenty-four miles.
Since the British occupation of the Punjab, Ludhiana has grown in wealth and population.
The lungi is made of cloth of a special kind manufactured mostly in Ludhiana.
These three men were bound for Ludhiana and had still more nights of travel in store for them.