New Delhi, December 21
Coinciding with the West Bengal Assembly election, the Centre has decided to constitute a high-level committee headed by Union Home Minister Amit Shah to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose. The panel will decide on the activities for a one-year long commemoration celebrations starting January 23.
The members of the commemoration committee will include experts, historians, authors, family members of Netaji as well as eminent persons associated with Azad Hind Fauj or INA. It will also lend guidance to the commemoration activities in Delhi, Kolkata and other places associated with Netaji and Azad Hind Fauj, both in India as well as overseas, government officials said. — TNS