Kolkata, Sep 13 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday paid homage to freedom fighter Jatindra Nath Das on his death anniversary.
“Homage to freedom fighter Jatindra Nath Das on his death anniversary,” Ms Banerjee posted on her social networking page. Born on October 27, 1904, Jatindra Nath Das, also known as Jatin Das, was a revolutionary and Independence activist, arrested by the British on June 14, 1929 in connection with the Lahore Conspiracy Case.
He passed away in prison after a 63-day hunger strike on this day in the year 1929. (UNI)