Nabin Chandra Sen Birth Anniversary:
The nation is remembering revolutionary Bengali poet and writer Nabin Chandra Sen on his 175th birth anniversary.
- He described the battle of Plassey and the arrival of British rule in India as “A Night of Eternal Gloom”.
- Nabin Chandra Sen’s novel-in-verse Bhanumati and memoir of his travels ‘Prabaser Patra’ brought him fame.
- His five-volume autobiography, Aamar Jiban-My Life is an important document chronicling the politics and social aspirations of the Bengali literati in the late nineteenth century.