And Lt-Gen Brar's attackers had vowed to get revenge on him - even though most of them were only infants at the time.
Their chance came when Lt-Gen Brar visited London with his wife having left his habitual security guards behind in India in 2012.
The defendant, along with a group of men who have already been convicted for their part in the attack, is believed to have deliberately set out to attack Mr Brar in retaliation for events that occurred in India during his military career.
Having become aware of Mr Brar's presence in the UK, the group travelled to London on September 28 and 29 and carried out reconnaissance.
was slashed as he strolled with his wife, 68-yearold Meena, in the West End shortly after 10.30pm on Sunday, September 30, 2012.
'The Cambria brand is a perfect fit for a city like Spokane, which is thriving-not just as a growing business hub, but also as a destination for tourists looking to experience the Evergreen State,' said Mohinder Brar, owner/developer, Brar Hotels Group.
Mohinder and Paramjeet Brar are local entrepreneurs who have 13 years of experience owning and operating hotels.
This will is undisputed till date and should ' automatically' apply after the 1982 will was declared as illegal by court," Amar Inder Singh Brar, the son of Bharat Inder Singh, said.
The family of Maharaja Harinder Singh Brar also owns land in Kaimbwala, Bansa Tibba and Village Mauli in Haryana's Panchkula district.