Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Remembering Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 120th birth anniversary, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi saluted his valour and said that it had played a significant role in attaining independence for India.

“I salute Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his birth anniversary. His valour played a major role in freeing India from colonialism,” Modi tweeted.

On the occasion of Bose’s birthday anniversary, PM Modi also said on social media that his government had declassified files on Bose. In another tweet, Modi said, “Honoured that our government got the opportunity to declassify files relating to Netaji Bose & fulfil a popular demand pending for decades.”

Praising the work of national freedom fighter Subhash Chandra Bose, Modi tweeted, “Netaji was a great intellectual who always thought about the interests and wellbeing of the marginalised sections of society.”