Sarat Chandra Bose


Sarat Chandra Bose was an Indian barrister and independence activist. He was born to Janakinath Bose (father) and Prabhabati Devi in Cuttack, Odisha on 6th September 1889. Prabhabati Devi was part of the famous Dutt family of Hatkhola in north Kolkata. She gave birth to fourteen children, six daughters and eight sons, among whom were leftist leader Sarat Chandra Bose, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and distinguished cardiologist Dr. Sunil Chandra Bose.

Some interesting facts about him:-

A statue of Sarat Chandra Bose is situated beside Calcutta High Court.

In January 2014, Sarat Chandra Bose Memorial Lecture was instituted, and the maiden lecture was delivered by historian of International fame Leonard A. Gordon – who has penned a joint biography of Sarat and his younger brother Subhas, titled Brothers Against The Raj.

On his birth anniversary we salute him for his contributions towards the nation.