President Mukherjee was then a Union Minister.
"Bose feared being prosecuted as a war criminal."
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose was not the only face of the Azad Hind Fauj or the Indian national Army (INA). There were many famous and able generals who were a part of the Army and whose expertise and guidance had brought most of its successes.
Being one of the premiere institutions in the country, it has nurtured the minds of many great men and women from various fields ranging from scientists to economists to film makers to actors to Nobel Laureates.
However, this notion did not dawn on the people’s mind all of a sudden; it was a few people’s hard work and zeal that made the “Indians” realize the worth of being together and being free.