India has seen many freedom fighters who laid their lives for India’s independence. A brief introduction to few of the freedom fighters who fought every odd to get independence to India from British rulers are included in this website. Before British ruled India, many other countries such as Portuguese, Dutch. It is British, who ruled India for more than 80 years. During the British rule, Kings of various dynasties showed their opposition and have fought many battles to end British rule in India. Battles like Battle of Plassey, Anglo-Mysore war, Anglo-Maratha war, Anglo-Sikh war etc. It was the quit India movement that gained a large number supporters who unitedly fought against British to make them leave India and finally India was declared Independent in the year 1947.
Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan (1890 - 20 January 1988) was a Pashtun political and spiritual leader known for his non-violent opposition to British Rule in India. A lifelong pacifist, a devout Muslim, and a close friend of Mahatma Gandhi, he was also known as Badshah Khan ,Fakhr-e-Afghan(pride of Afghans) and Sarhaddi Gandhi("Frontier Gandhi"). Abdul Ghaffar [...]