Thursday, January 20, 2011
First Freedom to India!
Andamans are the first Indian Territory to be freed from the British rule on December 30, 1943.Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose had hoisted the National flag for the first time at gymkhana grounds in port Blair. Government of the Azad Hind was formed under the leadership of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose on 21st October 1943.This happened with the help of Japan against the British during the Second World War. The British forces re-occupied Andamans in 1945.
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