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Govind Ballabh Pant

Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant (10 September 1887 – 7 March 1961) was a veteran Indian freedom fighter and politician who alongside Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru was a key figure in the movement for India's independence and subsequently was a pivotal figure in the independent Indian Government. [1]

54 relations: Activism, Allahabad, Allahabad University, Almora, Bharat Ratna, Bidhan Chandra Roy, Birla Vidya Mandir, British Raj, Central Legislative Assembly, G. B. Pant Engineering College, New Delhi, G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Govind Ballabh Pant Engineering College, Govind Ballabh Pant Sagar, Govind Ballabh Pant Social Science Institute, Hindi, Hinduism, Homi Mody, India, Indian independence movement, Indian National Congress, Jawaharlal Nehru, Jeep scandal case, K. C. Pant, Kailash Nath Katju, Kanaiyalal Maneklal Munshi, Karhade Brahmin, Kashipur, Uttarakhand, Kumauni people, Lal Bahadur Shastri, Lawyer, List of Chief Ministers of Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow, Mahatma Gandhi, Minister of Home Affairs (India), Muhammad Ahmad Said Khan Chhatari, Nainital, New Delhi, North-Western Provinces, Pantnagar, Pauri Garhwal district, Quit India Movement, Reservoir, Salt March, Sampurnanand, Satyagraha, Shimla, Sonbhadra district, Srinagar, Subhas Chandra Bose, United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, ..., Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, World War II, Zamindar. Expand index (4 more) »

Activism

Activism consists of efforts to promote, impede, or direct social, political, economic, or environmental change, or stasis.

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Allahabad

Allahabad, also known as Prayag and Ilahabad, is a city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh and the administrative headquarters of Allahabad District, the most-populous district in the state.

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Allahabad University

The University of Allahabad, informally known also as Allahabad University, is a public central university located in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India.

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Almora

Almora is a municipal board, a cantonment town in the Almora district in the state of Uttarakhand, India.

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Bharat Ratna

Bharat Ratna (भारत रत्‍न,; Jewel of India) is the highest civilian award of the Republic of India.

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Bidhan Chandra Roy

Bidhan Chandra Roy, MRCP, FRCS (Bengali: বিধান চন্দ্র রায; 1 July 1882 – 1 July 1962) was the second Chief Minister of West Bengal in India.

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Birla Vidya Mandir

Birla Vidya Mandir in Nainital is a residential public school for boys in India that opened in July 1947.

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British Raj

The British Raj (rāj, meaning "rule" in Hindi) was the rule of Great Britain in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.

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Central Legislative Assembly

The Central Legislative Assembly was the lower house of the Imperial Legislative Council, the legislature of British India.

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G. B. Pant Engineering College, New Delhi

Govind Ballabh Pant Engineering College (also referred to as GBPEC or, colloquially, Pant) is a public engineering college located in Okhla, Delhi, India.

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G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology

Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology (गोविन्द बल्लभ पंत कृषि एवं प्रौद्योगिक विश्वविद्यालय, पंतनगर.) also known as Govind Ballabh Pant Krishi Evam Praudyogik Vishwavidyalaya, GBPUA&T, Pantnagar University or Pantvarsity is the first agricultural university of India.

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Govind Ballabh Pant Engineering College

Govind Ballabh Pant Engineering College (or GBPEC) is an autonomous institution for higher technical education run by the state government of Uttarakhand, India.

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Govind Ballabh Pant Sagar

Govind Vallabh Pant Sagar is a man made lake situated in southern region of Sonebhadra named after Bharat Ratna Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant Chief minister of United Provinces present day Uttar Pradesh (September 10, 1887 - March 7, 1961) was a statesman of India, an Indian independence activist, and one of the foremost political leaders from Uttarakhand (then in United Provinces) and of the movement to establish Hindi as the national language of India.

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Govind Ballabh Pant Social Science Institute

The Govind Ballabh Pant Social Science Institute in Allahabad is one of the leading social science research institutes in India.

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Hindi

Hindi (हिन्दी hindī), or more precisely Modern Standard Hindi (मानक हिन्दी mānak hindī), is a standardised and Sanskritised register of the Hindustani language.

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Hinduism

Hinduism is the dominant religion, or way of life, in South Asia, most notably in India and Nepal.

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Homi Mody

Sir Hormasji Peroshaw Mody KBE (23 September 1881 - 9 March 1969), generally known as Sir Homi Mody was a noted Parsi businessman associated with Tata Group and an administrator of India.

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India

India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia.

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Indian independence movement

The term Indian Independence Movement encompasses activities and ideas aiming to end first East India Company rule (1757–1858), then the British Raj (1858–1947).

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Indian National Congress

The Indian National Congress (INC, often called the Congress), is one of two major political parties in India; the other being the Bharatiya Janata Party.

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Jawaharlal Nehru

Jawaharlal Nehru (14 November 1889 – 27 May 1964) was the first Prime Minister of India and a central figure in Indian politics before and after independence.

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Jeep scandal case

The jeep scandal in 1948 was first major corruption case in independent India.

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K. C. Pant

Krishna Chandra Pant was an Indian politician and cabinet minister in the federal Government of India holding the portfolios as Minister of Defence, Finance, Steel and Heavy Engineering, Home Affairs, Electronics, Atomic Energy and Science and Technology.

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Kailash Nath Katju

Kailash Nath Katju (K. N. Katju) (17 June 1887 in Jaora – 17 February 1968) was a prominent politician of India.

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Kanaiyalal Maneklal Munshi

Kanaiyalal Maneklal Munshi, (30 December 1887 – 8 February 1971) popularly known as Kulpati Dr.

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Karhade Brahmin

Karhade (also written as Karada) Brahmins (Marathi: कर्‍हाडे/कराडे) are a predominantly Pancha Dravida Brahmin sub-group, who speak Marathi and to a lesser extent Kannada, Malayalam In isolated pockets in Northern Kerala and Southern Konkan a few Karhada families still speak the old Karhadi dialect of Marathi which although lexically similar to its parent languages is heavily influenced by Dravidian languages such as Tulu, Kannada and Malayalam.

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Kashipur, Uttarakhand

Kashipur (Hindi: काशीपुर) is a city and a Nagar Nigam in Udham Singh Nagar district in the Indian state of Uttarakhand.

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Kumauni people

Kumauni or Kumaoni are people from Kumaon region of Uttarakhand, India.

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Lal Bahadur Shastri

Lal Bahadur Shastri (2 October 1904 – 11 January 1966) was the Prime Minister of the Republic of India and a leader of the Indian National Congress party.

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Lawyer

A lawyer is a person who practices law, as a barrister, judge, attorney, counsel (counselor at law) or solicitor.

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List of Chief Ministers of Uttar Pradesh

The Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh (UP), a north Indian state, is the head of the Government of Uttar Pradesh.

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Lucknow

Lucknow is the capital city of the state of Uttar Pradesh, India.

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Mahatma Gandhi

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) was the preeminent leader of the Indian independence movement in British-ruled India.

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Minister of Home Affairs (India)

The Minister of Home Affairs (or simply, the Home Minister) is the head of the Ministry of Home Affairs of the Government of India.

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Muhammad Ahmad Said Khan Chhatari

Lieutenant Colonel Saeed ul-Mulk Nawab Sir Muhammad Ahmad Said Khan, Nawab of Chhatari GBE, KCSI, KCIE, LL.D also generally referred to as Nawab of Chhatari (12 December 1888 - d. 1982) was Governor of the United Provinces, Chief Minister of United Provinces, President of the Executive Council of the Nizam of Hyderabad (i.e. Prime Minister of Hyderabad) and Chief Scout of India.

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Nainital

Nainital is a popular hill station in the Indian state of Uttarakhand and headquarters of Nainital district in the Kumaon foothills of the outer Himalayas.

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New Delhi

New Delhi is a district in Delhi which serves as the capital of India and seat of the executive, legislative, and judiciary branches of the Government of India.

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North-Western Provinces

The North-Western Provinces was an administrative region in British India.

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Pantnagar

Pantnagar is a town and a university campus in Udham Singh Nagar district, Uttarakhand.

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Pauri Garhwal district

Pauri Garhwal is a district in Uttarakhand state of India.

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Quit India Movement

The Quit India Movement (भारत छोड़ो आन्दोलन), or the India August Movement (August Kranti), was a civil disobedience movement launched in India during World War II on 9 August 1942 by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi.

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Reservoir

A reservoir (etymology: from French réservoir a "storehouse") is an enlarged natural or artificial lake, storage pond, or impoundment created using a dam or lock to store water.

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Salt March

The Salt March, also known as the Dandi March and the Salt Satyagraha, was a march initiated by Mohandas Gandhi to illegally produce salt from seawater.

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Sampurnanand

Dr Sampurnanand (1 January 1891 – 10 January 1969) was a teacher and politician in Uttar Pradesh, India.

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Satyagraha

Satyagraha (सत्याग्रह satyāgraha), loosely translated as "insistence on truth" (satya "truth"; agraha "insistence" or "holding firmly to") or holding onto truth or truth force, is a particular philosophy and practice within the broader overall category generally known as nonviolent resistance or civil resistance.

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Shimla

Shimla or in British Indian orthography, Simla, is the capital city of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, located in northern India.

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Sonbhadra district

Sonbhadra or Sonebhadra is the 2nd largest district of Uttar Pradesh, India.

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Srinagar

Srinagar is the summer capital of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Subhas Chandra Bose

Subhas Chandra Bose (23 January 1897 – 18 August 1945), widely known throughout India as Netaji (Hindustani: "Respected Leader"), was an Indian nationalist and prominent figure of the Indian independence movement, whose attempt during World War II to rid India of British rule with the help of Nazi Germany and Japan left a troubled legacy.

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United Provinces of Agra and Oudh

The United Provinces of Agra and Oudh was a province of India under the British Raj, which existed from 1902 to 1947; the official name was shortened by the Government of India Act 1935 to United Provinces, by which the province had been commonly known, and by which name it was also a province of independent India until 1950.

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Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh (literally "Northern Province"), abbreviated as UP, is a state located in Northern India.

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Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand, formerly Uttaranchal, is a state in the northern part of India.

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World War II

World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.

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Zamindar

A zamindar on the Indian subcontinent was an aristocrat, typically hereditary, who held enormous tracts of land and held control over the peasants, from whom the zamindars reserved the right to collect tax (often for military purposes).

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Govind_Ballabh_Pant

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