A classified file released by the PMO has reportedly revealed that Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was alive and in Russia till at least 1968.
“During the course of our conversation he accused Nehru of forcing Netaji Subhas Chandra to exile in the Soviet Russia. It was an exile because Netaji feared that he would be declared a war criminal with the connivance of Nehru. On his arrival in the then USSR via Manchuria, Stalin, Molotov Beria and Voroshilov consulted with the Indologists who advised Stalin to consult Krishna Menon in London through the Soviet embassy. Krishna Menon categorically asserted in favour of Nehru and urged Stalin not to divulge the information…,” TOI quoted Sindkar’s affidavit, enclosed in file number WI/411/1/2000 – EE.