Some facts about the iconic freedom fighter

To be part of the freedom struggle in India, Netaji quit his job in the Indian Civil Service (ICS) and returned from England and also inspired thousands of young people to proudly join the battle for freedom.

Subhash Chandra Bose. News18

Freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s birthday is celebrated on January 23 every year. He is considered one of the most iconic and influential rulers who played an important role in securing independence from British rule.

Bose’s birthday is marked as Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti or Netaji Jayanti across the country. In states like West Bengal, Jharkhand, Tripura and Assam, this day is a public holiday.

This year, the country will celebrate Netaji’s 125th birthday. The government declared Bose’s birthday to be celebrated as Parakram Diwas. According to a India today According to a report citing government sources, this year’s Republic Day celebrations will begin on January 23 instead of January 24 to include the anniversary of Netaji’s birth.

https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/republic-day-celebrations-january-23-birth-anniversary-subash-chandra-bose-1900355-2022-01-15

Bose was born in 1897 in Odisha’s Cuttack to Prabhabati Bose and Janakinath Bose. From an early age, Netaji considered Swami Vivekanand as his spiritual guru.

To be part of India’s freedom struggle, Netaji quit his job in the Indian Civil Service (ICS) and returned from England. He also inspired thousands of young people to proudly join the battle for freedom.

Bose formed the Azad Hind Fauj to counter the British government and achieve independence. It was a military regiment fighting against British rule. Separately for women, Bose formed a women’s battalion named the Rani Jhansi Regiment to train them to join the freedom movement.

Among the many political leaders, Bose was the one who first recognized and designated Mahatma Gandhi as the father of the nation.

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  • The secret to political bargaining is to look stronger than you really are.
  • Give me blood and I’ll give you freedom!
  • No real change in history was ever achieved by talks
  • Freedom is not given – it is taken
  • Remember that the grossest crime is to compromise with injustice and evil. Remember the eternal law: you must give, if you want to get
  • No real change in history was ever achieved by talks

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Thelma J. Longworth