Tag: Anant Maral Shastri

Quit India Movement: Remembering a Freedom Fighter

Newsroom24x7 Desk On the 77th anniversary of Quit India Movement, Newsroom24x7 pays homage to leading freedom fighter late Anant Maral Shastri, who had quit his job as editor of Milap, a front-ranking newspaper published from Lahore, to support Mahatma Gandhi’s call for “Do or Die” and jump into the Quit India Movement in 1942. He

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Quit India Movement and the life and times of Anant Maral Shastri

Newsroom24x7 Desk Anant Maral Shastri will always be remembered as a freedom fighter, journalist, literary figure, poet, Sanskrit scholar, linguist and a respected administrator. At a very young age, he had left Ambikapur, now in Chhattisgarh, and joined Kashi Vidyapeeth, a nationalist institution of learning in Varanasi, where he found a Guru in Acharya Narendra

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