Independence Day: 5 landmarks in India that speak of our freedom struggle
First Published 15, Aug 2020, 11:02 AM
On the occasion of the 74th Independence Day, we take a look at eight places where one can pay homage to the long struggle for freedom
Red Fort: It is the centre of India's first freedom struggle of 1857. It is the first place to witness Independent India's flag hoisting ceremony on August 15, 1947.
Jallianwala Bagh: The bullet marks on the wall of this place still gives the chills to people who visit this place.
Sabarmati Ashram: Considered to be the key point of Gandhian Satyagraha, this ashram saw many historical movements--like the Dandi Salt March of 1930.
Aga Khan Palace: The palace was used as a prison to hold many prominent freedom fighters under arrest.
Moirang, Manipur: Led by Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, the Indian National Army (INA) defeated the British, to establish the provisional independent government in Moirang.