Indian National Army

  • Army soldier, freedom fighter dies due to extreme poverty April 29, 2014

    A faded but spotless INA uniform was all he left behind when he died on Tuesday in a hospital, where he was admitted by local people as he could not afford his medical expenses. The 94-year-old Ram Milan Sah, a bachelor, was a member of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's Indian National...
  • Subhas Chandra Bose's 118th birth anniversary observed across the country January 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's 118th birth anniversary is being observed throughout the country. Bose was born on January 23, 1897 in Cuttack and reportedly died on August 18, 1945 in an air crash. But there is still no conclusive proof of his death with his supporters claiming...
  • Lakshmi Sehgal: From Netaji's INA to Parliament July 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The last link with India's revolutionary freedom struggle led by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose is no more. Lakshmi Swaminathan Sehgal who rose to the rank of a Colonel in the Indian National Army (INA) died at the age of 97. Born into a Tamil Brahmin family in 1914,...
  • Netaji's close aide Lakshmi Sehgal dies at 97 July 23, 2012

    Kanpur: Lakshmi Sehgal, a close associate of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, died on Monday in Kanpur. The 97-year-old who was the first captain of Rani of Jhansi Regiment, the women's wing of Azad Hind Fauj or Indian National Army, had been ailing for some time and was undergoing treatment at...
  • Lakshmi Sehgal suffers cardiac arrest, critical July 19, 2012

    Kanpur: Captain Lakshmi Sehgal, who was part of Subhash Chandra Bose's Indian National Army, was admitted to a hospital in Kanpur on Thursday following a cardiac arrest, family sources said. Sehgal(97), who was ill for some time, suffered a heart attack on Thursday morning at her residence in Civil Lines area...
  • 'Netaji was burnt but alive after plane crash' January 22, 2008

    New Delhi: In what could be deemed as the official take on the controversy surrounding the 'death' of freedom fighter Subhas Chandra Bose, government documents show that though he was in the ill-fated plane that crashed on August 18, 1945, he survived. Anuj Dhar had sought papers related to the death...
  • Netaji's Kerala comrades disband June 17, 2007

    Thiruvananthapuram: They were once the brave soldiers who fought foreign rule and now veterans of the Indian National Army (INA) are spending their last years in each others company, before the ex-INA Members Association is dismantled. Lt. Sivanandan and his friends are heroes who never made it to the history textbooks...