Section 12: Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose at Rishikesh

Posted By Author on June 2, 2012

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Cremation ground on banks of river Ganga in Rishikesh. Condiments for last rites are seen. From L to R Shibnath Bose, Second daughter Anmayee, Gobind Shah, youngest daughter Tanmayee, and eldest Chinmayee. In extreme right is Ramesh Saxena with spectacles.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Cremation ground on banks of river Ganga in Rishikesh. Condiments for last rites are seen. From L to R Shibnath Bose, Second daughter Anmayee, Gobind Shah, youngest daughter Tanmayee, and eldest Chinmayee. In extreme right is Ramesh Saxena with spectacles.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Netaji’s body is brought in a wooden casket from Dehradun to Rishikesh for cremation, 107 days after his death. The coffin is lowered from the truck at cremation ground. On truck on 19/4/1977 from L to R: Architect of revivable Samadhi Purushottam Arya with towel on shoulder, Parekh of Delhi, Ramesh Saxena and on extreme right Ramani Ranjan Das. On ground in black pant Uttamchand Malhotra and Shibnath Bose in spectacles.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Netaji’s body is brought in a wooden casket from Dehradun to Rishikesh for cremation, 107 days after his death. The coffin is lowered from the truck at cremation ground. On truck on 19/4/1977 from L to R: Architect of revivable Samadhi Purushottam Arya with towel on shoulder, Parekh of Delhi, Ramesh Saxena and on extreme right Ramani Ranjan Das. On ground in black pant Uttamchand Malhotra and Shibnath Bose in spectacles.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - On ground Shashi Ratan in black pant, Algu in dhoti giving shoulder to coffin. Uttamchand Malhotra is marked in circle. Armed police can be seen. River Ganga in backdrop. Reminder: Uttamchand Malhotra had given shelter to Subhash Chandra Bose in Kabul during his escape from India to Germany and as a result he was jailed by the British and his was property confiscated.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - On ground Shashi Ratan in black pant, Algu in dhoti giving shoulder to coffin. Uttamchand Malhotra is marked in circle. Armed police can be seen. River Ganga in backdrop. Reminder: Uttamchand Malhotra had given shelter to Subhash Chandra Bose in Kabul during his escape from India to Germany and as a result he was jailed by the British and his was property was confiscated.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - The coffin brought near pyre on the bank of the Ganga at Rishikesh. Ramani Ranjan Das is seen with hand to head. Shashi Ratan is next to him. Algu is seen in dhoti shouldering to lower down the coffin.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - The coffin brought near pyre on the bank of the Ganga at Rishikesh. Ramani Ranjan Das is seen with hand to head. Shashi Ratan is next to him. Algu is seen in dhoti shouldering to lower down the coffin.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - last picture with ashramites and associates. Everyone was trying to be photographed. Lid of the casket is opened. Baba’s body is seen. Ramani Ranjan Das in black jacket, Saxena and Shibnath are seen.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - last picture with ashramites and associates. Everyone was trying to be photographed. Lid of the casket is opened. Baba’s body is seen. Ramani Ranjan Das in black jacket, Saxena and Shibnath are seen.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - casket is kept on the pyre, as body could not be removed due to disintegration

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Front view of the body with side planks removed.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Front view of the body with side planks removed.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Adieu to father. Tanu, Anu, Chinu with grandfather sitting near the body. Gobind Shah in black jacket, Shibnath in spectacles and standing extreme right is Shashi Ratan.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Adieu to father. Tanu, Anu, Chinu with grandfather sitting near the body. Gobind Shah in black jacket, Shibnath in spectacles and standing extreme right is Shashi Ratan.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - close up - Adieu to father. Late Ramesh Saxena near Gobind and Shibnath rushed in to be photographed. Children sitting knowing not their future with dejected Ramanida.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - close up - Adieu to father. Late Ramesh Saxena near Gobind and Shibnath rushed in to be photographed. Children sitting knowing not their future with dejected Ramanida.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Col. Pritam Singh last person to see Netaji before the alledged air crash is at the cremation in Rishikesh, see marked with circle behind Parekh. The meager crowd and more constables can be observed. Late Algu working hard.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Col. Pritam Singh last person to see Netaji before the alledged air crash is at the cremation in Rishikesh, see marked with circle behind Parekh. The meager crowd and more constables can be observed. Late Algu working hard.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Body covered with logs. Budhiballabh Penoli who arranged the entire ritual is seen adjusting logs. From L Shibnath, Gobind, children, Ramanida, Ramen Roy with towel on shoulder and Saxena are seen.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Body covered with logs. Budhiballabh Penoli who arranged the entire ritual is seen adjusting logs. From L Shibnath, Gobind, children, Ramanida, Ramen Roy with towel on shoulder and Saxena are seen.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Chnimayee the eldest daughter of Subhash Chandra Bose and Gita lit the pyre. Ramen Roy with towel on shoulder and Gobind Shah in black jacket accompanied her.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Chnimayee the eldest daughter of Subhash Chandra Bose and Gita lit the pyre. Ramen Roy with towel on shoulder and Gobind Shah in black jacket accompanied her.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Destiny wanted Europe to be represented at the funeral of Netaji. The Spaniards took this coloured photo of Netaji before covering his body with logs. Tanu is seen holding nose due to stench of the disintegrated body.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Destiny wanted Europe to be represented at the funeral of Netaji. The Spaniards took this coloured photo of Netaji before covering his body with logs. Tanu is seen holding nose due to stench of the disintegrated body.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Last Darshan of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose.

Funeral of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Last Darshan of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose.

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