#pc1 Shaheed Bhagat Singh (1907-1931): A vigorous young man from Punjab, was the youngest freedom fighter of India. He was hanged on 24 March, 1931. This did nothing but rekindled the sparks of hatred every single Indian had inside them against the British, which proved to be the flames of independence later.
#pc2 Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948): He is regarded as the greatest freedom fighter of India as well as one among some individuals who changed the world. He led Satyagraha – which eventually laid the foundation of independence of India.
#pc3 Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru (1889-1964): Basically a barrister, He was the first Prime Minister of India from 15 August, 1947 to 27 May, 1964.
#pc4 Chandrashekhar Azad (1906-1931): He was another energetic and highly courageous freedom fighter of India. He is known as the mentor of Bhagat Singh.
#pc5 Subhas Chandra Bose (1897-1945): Popularly known as Netaji, was an Indian Nationalist who fought against the British during World War II. He turned to Axis Powers for help and wanted to get independence by force.
#pc6 Dr. Rajendra Prasad (1884-1963): He was the first President of the Republic of India for successive 12 years. India became a republic in 1950.
#pc7 Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel (1875-1950): He was a barrister, a statesman and one of the founding members of the Republic of India. Sardar Patel is also known as the Iron Man of India. He wanted India to be unified and fought against the British Rule with all his strength.
#pc8 Lal Bahadur Shastri (1904-1966): He is remembered as the most sober personality that joined Indian Independence Movement. He was popular as a man of truth and integrity.
#pc9 Bal Gangadhar Tilak (1856-1920): He was a very popular independence activist and Indian nationalist. He was a great freedom fighter of India. The British authorities called him the ‘Father of the Unrest.’ He was given the title ‘Lokmanya’.
#pc10 Gopal Krishna Gokhale (1886-1915): He was one of the first people to revolt against earliest freedom fighters the British Rule. He promoted independence from the British Rule and besides, advocated social reform.
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