Tributes paid to Bagha Jatin

Glowing tributes were paid to freedom fighter Jatindra Nath Mukherji, known as `Bagha Jatin`, who died this day in 1915 of his injuries after being shot by the British police at Chasakhand in Orissa`s Balasore district.

Updated: Sep 11, 2010, 00:01 AM IST

Balasore: Glowing tributes were
paid today to freedom fighter Jatindra Nath Mukherji, known as
`Bagha Jatin`, who died this day in 1915 of his injuries after
being shot by the British police at Chasakhand near here in
Orissa`s Balasore district.

A 103-member delegation from Sahid Smaraki Samiti
known as `Rakta Tirtha Yatri` led by Prof R Banerjee from
Kolkata, union Minister Srikanta Jena, Orissa`s panchayati raj
minister Prafulla Samal attended the day long programme.

PTI