Posted By Author on March 20, 2012
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Sad Demise - Somebody forcibly entered and took this photo a few days after his sad demise on 2nd January 1977 in Dehradun. Eyes are slightly open and squint in eye can be seen.
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Sad Demise - His photographs after death are kept in the room where he died. His walking sticks are in corner. Flowers are spread where he died. Prasad is in thalis. Picture taken on 23/4/2000 in Dehradun, India.
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Sad Demise - With difficulty his disintegrated body was brought in a casket to cremation ground in Rishikesh
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Sad Demise - Body could not be lifted and hence casket was kept on funeral pyre with side planks removed.
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Sad Demise - Cremation - Side view of the face. Nose dried. Skull tied.
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose on Funeral Pyre. Only coloured photo on pyre taken by Spaniards. See Tanmayee holding nose as the body was awfully stinking.
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Cremation - Side view of the face. Shape of forehead is not changed. Dried nose and sunken eyes covered with petals are clearly seen. John Indo and Mikel Forcadea of Spain snapped with Poloride instant camera on my request on April 19th 1977 in Rishikesh.
On April 19th 1977, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose proved words true to facts of his favourite poem of Alexander Pope since the age of eighteen:
Thus let me live unseen unknown,
Thus unlamented let me die;
Steal from the world and not a stone
Tell where I lie.
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