Chandra Shekhar Azad

Indian revolutionary (1906-1931)

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Chandra Shekhar Azad: Indian revolutionary (1906-1931)
Chandra Shekhar Tiwari, known popularly as Chandrashekhar Azad (pronunciation , was an Indian revolutionary who reorganised the Hindustan Republican Association under its new name of Hindustan Socialist Republican Association after the death of its founder, Ram Prasad Bismil, and three other prominent party leaders, Roshan Singh, Rajendra Nath Lahiri and Ashfaqulla Khan. He hailed from Bhavra in Alirajpur State and his parents were Sitaram Tiwari and Jagrani Devi. He often used the pseudonym "Balraj" when signing pamphlets issued as the commander in chief of the HSRA.


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Ravidas temple demolition protest: Priyanka Gandhi attacks BJP, says govt 'suppressing voice of Dalits'

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PM Modi, other leaders pay tributes to Chandra Shekhar Azad, Bal Gangadhar Tilak on their birth anniversary

"I bow to Lokmanya Tilak on his birth anniversary. Full of patriotism, he was a freedom fighter who devoted his life to achieve freedom. The thankful nation will always remember his contribution," Modi..
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