Consider the following political leaders with their pen names:

  1. Gopal Hari Deshmukh→ Lokahitawadi
  2. Chittaranjan Das→ Deenbandhu
  3. Subhash Chandra Bose→ Prince of Patriots

  Which of the above is/are correct?

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

Gopal Hari Deshmukh was a Chitpavan Brahmin and a social reformer from Maharashtra; he was radical in his thought. His pen name was Lokhitawadi. The newspaper was named after Charles Freer Andrews, known affectionately as Deenbandhu or Friend of the Poor, a name given by Mahatma Gandhi. Mohandas K. Gandhi and Subhash Chandra Bose differed in ideologies, but Gandhi conferred Bose with the title "Prince among the Patriots" in 1942.

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