Madhya Pradesh CM pays tribute to Khudi Ram Bose

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan paid homage to the freedom fighter Late Shri Khudiram Bose on his death anniversary. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan paid floral tributes to his photograph at his residence.

Shri Khudiram Bose was hanged for the freedom of the country at the age of just 19. According to many scholars, he was the youngest revolutionary and patriot to be hanged for the country. He was hanged on August 11, 1908.

Khudiram Bose was born on December 3, 1889 in Midnapore district. After the partition of Bengal in 1905, Khudiram Bose got involved in the freedom movement. He joined the Revolutionary Party and was instrumental in many revolutionary activities including distribution of Vande Mataram pamphlets.

Two European women were killed in an attempt to throw a bomb at Kolkata’s magistrate Kingsford. Khudiram Bose was arrested and tried and then sentenced to death.