Subhas Chandra Bose was born on 23rd January 1897 and died on 18th August 1945. He was an Indian nationalist, a freedom fighter and a hero for all the Indians during the freedom struggle movement from the British regime. Subhas Chandra Bose had been a leader of the younger, progressive youth of the Indian National Congress, in the late 1920s and 1930s and became the President of Indian National Congress in the years 1938 and 1939. But he was ousted from the Indian National Congress in the year 1939 following a conflict with Mahatma Gandhi and the Indian National Congress high command. He was then placed under house arrest by the British regime before escaping from India in the year 1940.
Subhas Chandra Bose then arrived in Germany in April 1941 where he continued fighting for the Indian independence. In November 1941, with German funds, a Free India Centre was set up in Berlin, and then a Free India Radio, on which Subhas Chandra Bose broadcasted nightly. After the victory of Japan in south-east Asia in 1942, Subhash Chandra Bose
The Indian National Congress praised Subhash Chandra Bose’s patriotism but always kept a distance from his tactics and ideology. Subhas Chandra Bose always clearly expressed his belief that democracy was the best option for India. His most famous quote was “Give me blood and I will give you freedom”. Another famous quote of Subhas Chandra Bose was “Dilli Chalo”. This quote was used to motivate the Indian Army to fight for the Indian independence. Another slogan used by him was “Jai Hind”, which was later adopted by the Government of India and the Indian Armed Forces.