Sachindra Nath Sanyal : 80th Death Anniversary
The Nation is remembering Revolutionary Sachindra Nath Sanyal on his 80th death anniversary.
- He was the founder of the Hindustan Republican Association also known as Hindustan Socialist Republican Association.
- It was created to carry out armed resistance against the British Empire in India.
- Sachindra Nath Sanyal was a mentor for revolutionaries like Chandrasekhar Azad and Bhagat Singh.
- He along with Rashbehari Bose attacked Viceroy Hardinge and injured him while he was entering new capital of Delhi.
- Sanyal was closely involved in the plans for the Ghadar Conspiracy. He was sentenced to life for his involvement in the conspiracy and was imprisoned at Cellular Jail.
- He was also jailed by the British for his involvement in Kakori Conspiracy.
- Sachindra Nath Sanyal passed away in Gorakhpur Jail on 7th February 1942.