Identify the personality with the help of given information:

  1. He was the founder of Ganga Mahasabha at Haridwar in 1905
  2. He was also the Chairman of Hindustan Times from 1924 to 1946
  3. He was the founder of the newspaper “The Leader” published from Allahabad in 1909

   Select the correct answer from options given below:

Answer: [A] Madan Mohan Malaviya

Madan Mohan Malaviya was the founder of Ganga Mahasabha at Haridwar in 1905. He was also the Chairman of Hindustan Times from 1924 to 1946. He was the founder of the newspaper “The Leader” published from Allahabad  in 1909. He was posthumously conferred with Bharat Ratna in 2014.

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