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Veer Savarkar

Veer Savarkar is an Indian freedom fighter born in Bhagur village in Nashik district of Maharashtra on May 28, 1883. Prime Minister Modi paid tributes on Savarkar’s birth anniversary. Savarkar was the founder of the Mitra Mela – a secret society working for the cause of Indian freedom movement. In 1909, he authored a book ..

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Vikram Sampath authors ‘Savarkar: Echoes from a forgotten past’

The book ‘Savarkar: Echoes from a forgotten past 1883-1924’ has been authored by Bengaluru-based historian Vikram Sampath. It describes the life of freedom fighter and Philosopher Vinayak Damodar Savarkar (Veer Savarkar) from his birth in 1883 to his conditional release to Ratnagiri in 1924.


28 May: Birth Anniversary of freedom fighter Veer Savarkar observed

Swatantryaveer Vinayak Damodar Savarkar’s birth anniversary was celebrated on 28 May 2019. On this occasion Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to VD Savarkar and said that the nation will always remember sacrifices made by Veer Savarkar during the freedom struggle. About V D Savarkar (1883 – 1966) Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, popularly called as Veer ..




Ved Rahi wins Kusumagraj literature award

Jammu-born film director and novelist Ved Rahi has been selected for prestigious ‘Kusumagraj’ national award for literature. The award is instituted by the city-based Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University (YCMOU) and carries a cash prize of Rs 1 lakh, a memento and a citation. It is named after Jnanpith-laureate Marathi poet and playwright late VV ..