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Chandra Shekhar Azad’s death anniversary: 8 quotes on patriotism by the freedom fighter

Often known just as Azad, Chandra Shekhar Azad was one of the most prominent Indian revolutionaries. Born on July 23, 1906, he took part in India's struggle for freedom at a very young age and continues to be an inspiration to India's youth. On his death anniversary, we bring to you his memorable quotes.

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Often known just as Azad, Chandra Shekhar Azad was one of the most prominent Indian revolutionaries. Born on July 23, 1906, he took part in India's struggle for freedom at a very young age and continues to be an inspiration to India's youth. Moved by the atrocity of the Jallianwala Bagh tragedy, he participated in the Non-Cooperation Movement, led by Mahatma Gandhi in 1920, and became extremely agitated and aggressive after it was suspended in 1922. Azad dreamt of an independent India based on socialist principles and was fearless in his approach. He passed away when he was just 24. On his death anniversary, we bring to you eight of his inspiring quotes. (Designed by Nidhi Mishra/The Indian Express)

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Chandra Shekhar Azad was a student when the Jallianwala Bagh tragedy occured, but that did not deter him from throwing himself into the freedom movement. (Designed by Nidhi Mishra/The Indian Express)

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Azad was involved in the Kakori Train Robbery of 1925 and the shooting of British police officer JP Saunders at Lahore in 1928, where he sought to avenge the killing of Lala Lajpat Rai.(Designed by Nidhi Mishra/The Indian Express)

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Fearless, his audacious nature reflected in his words. (Designed by Nidhi Mishra/The Indian Express)

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Chandra Shekhar Azad refused to bow down to the British forces. (Designed by Nidhi Mishra/The Indian Express)

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And fought with all his might for an Independent India. (Designed by Nidhi Mishra/The Indian Express)

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Azad died at Alfred Park in Allahabad on February 27, 1931. (Designed by Nidhi Mishra/The Indian Express)

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This remains one of the most famous quotes by Chandra Shekhar Azad. (Designed by Nidhi Mishra/The Indian Express)