India Many heroes had sacrificed their lives to free him from the clutches of the British. On the occasion of Independence Day, every Indian remembers the sacrifices of those brave sons. Many such revolutionaries have been involved in the freedom struggle of the country, about whom there is no information, but their contribution in liberating the country is huge.
Indians may not be aware of his contribution, but because of his martyrdom, today we are able to breathe free air from the clutches of slavery. Today we will tell about a revolutionary who was associated with the Azad Hind Fauj. Shahnawaz Khan was such a person who was considered very close to Subhash Chandra Bose. He served as a Major General in the Azad Hind Fauj.
According to media reports, Shahnawaz Khan had contact with Subhash Chandra Bose in the year 1943. He came under the influence of Netaji and became a part of the Azad Hind Fauj. He had achieved a special achievement while fighting against the British. Actually, he hoisted the Indian tricolor by taking down the flag of the British Empire in the Red Fort.
Shahnawaz Khan seems to be a maternal grandfather in the relationship of Shahrukh Khan
Shahnawaz Khan has a close relationship with Bollywood star Shahrukh Khan. Hardly anyone would know that he was the maternal grandfather of Shahrukh Khan in the relationship. According to the news, Latif Fatima, mother of Shahrukh Khan, was the adopted daughter of freedom fighter Shahnawaz Khan. Shahnawaz Khan seems to be the maternal grandfather of Shahrukh Khan from this relationship.
When Shahnawaz Khan joined Azad Hind Fauj
Shahnawaz was born on 24 January 1914 in Mataur village of Rawalpindi, Pakistan. He started serving in the British Indian Army after studying at the ‘Prince of Wales Royal Indian Military College’ located in Dehradun during that period of undivided India. When he came under the influence of Netaji, he left the British rule and joined the Azad Hind Fauj.
Shahnawaz Khan was a four-time MP from Meerut
After Shahnawaz came in contact with Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, many revolutionaries were recruited into the Azad Hind Fauj. He had waged a war against the British, due to which the British government had filed a case of treason against him, but it did not make any difference to him and he continued to fight against the British. When India became independent, he joined the Congress party. They are four from Meerut Member of parliament Stayed and served the country for more than 20 years as a minister in the central government.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : August 18, 2022, 23:33 IST