Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose is known as a great Indian leader and patriot. He sacrificed his life for the freedom of the country. He was a man with steel temper. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose loved his country and countrymen more than his life.

Netaji was born on 23rd January, 1897 in Cuttack. Sri Janki Nath Bose, his father was an advocate and a well to do person. He was seventh son of his father. Netaji got his early education upto matriculation in Cuttack, after it he joined Calcutta Presidency College. He got 1st division graduation from there.

Netaji carried out his further education in Cambridge University at England. He got trips from that University. He passed I.C.S examination meritoriously by topping the list.

He joined in Calcutta the British government service which he disliked and resigned. Netaji joined Indian National Congress in 1923; he was elected in 1939 the president of the same in the face of still opposition of Gandhiji and Nehruji. Subhash Chandra Bose had more had more aggressive and revolutionary feelings and hence different from Mahatma Gandhi. Subhash Chandra Bose established a forward bloc party very soon.

He believed in the political moral that enemies enemy is a friend of us. Hence India should establish friendship with Germany and its dictorial Ruler Hitler. So he reached Germany and impressed the bulfying giant personality. Hitler promised to give help in his struggle for freedom from British Yoke. He formed Indian National Army of high principles and morals. In this Azad Hind Fauz Indian prisoner of war, courageous and brave youths joined in great number. He made a whirl wind tour of Malaya, Singapore; people donated freely and happily gold and money. Azad Hind Fauz currency was sold to make it a legal tender in free India. He said to the people, if you give blood me I shall give freedom to you. He inspired the Indian National Army “Delhi is not far, march on to Delhi”. Men and women in great number joined Indian National Army.

Under the Supreme command of Netaji the I.N.A forces attacked on British forces in Assam and conquered some parts of Indian Territory under British rule.

Netaji escaped but his other generals and army men were taken to prison. The plane in which Netaji was escaping crashed but his death remained a mystery.

In his demise a brave fighter of highest order and a close friend to masses was lost by the nation. But he did not believe in the non violence creed of Gandhiji. Netaji was a great patriot and powerful person of stronger character.