Chittagong is an important Indian film which tells the story of the unsung heroes during the intial revolt against the British, directed by Bedabrata Pain. The film stars Manoj Bajpai in the lead role and is based upon actual events of India’s Chittagong Uprising.The film will feature music by trio Shankar Ehsaan Loy and Resul Pookutty will do the sound…click here to see the trailer…

January 12, 1934: Death of Surya Sen, Bengali freedom fighter

“MASTERDA SURYA SEN, one of the great leader of uncompromising trend of Indian freedom struggle. The 1st Indian female martyr PRITILATA WADDEDAR was his disciple. Masterda led his team to free Chittagong from british rule. He succeeded. But in 1933, he was arrested by a betrayer and was killed with severe torture on this very day of 1934. SALUTE TO THIS GREAT MARTYR.”

Via Prateek Sikdar