Tuesday, 30 Jun, 2.39 pm Akash Guider

Dada Bhai Naoroji: The freedom fighter who was made in the British Parliament

New Delhi: Dada Bhai Naoroji, popularly known as 'Grand Old Man of India', died on this day in the year 1917. He was one of the prominent leaders of India's freedom struggle. Dada Bhai Naoroji gave A.D. O. The Indian National Congress was founded in 1985, in association with Hume and Dinshaw Edulji Covenant.

Please tell that Dada Bhai Naoroji was the first Asian person to become a British MP. He raised the issue of poverty and illiteracy of Indians in the British Parliament and blamed the British government for this. He also put it in front of Indians that how the British are engaged in plundering the property here and making Britain rich. Naoroji's ideas had a profound impact on Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Gopal Krishna Gokhale and Gandhiji.

The special thing here is that in three different countries, roads are named after Dada Bhai Naoroji and these roads are present in Mumbai in India, Karachi in Pakistan and London in England.

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