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Which famous person started the greeting "Jai Hind"?

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Asked by nargis bhambi, 13 May '08 02:11 pm
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It is a long story. Its generally beleived that Netaji Subash Chandra Bose used the greeting first. But archives of our freedom struggle shows that it was the famous patriot Dr. Chembakaraman Pillai, who was the first to utter the mantra Jai Hind.

To quote a biographer, Dr.Pillai was born in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, on September 15, 1891. Even from his younger days there was spirit of revolution in his blood. His thirst for freedom was so great, that during his student days in Maharajas College, Thiruvananthapuram, he greeted all his friends with Jai Hind coined by him.

It soon gained popularity. In 1908 Pillai left India for Germany. Soon after taking his Doctorate degree in Economics, he plunged into revolutionary activities against the British.

According to the Indian National Army circles, the honour of using the word for enthusing the soldiers was by Abid Hussain Zaffrani who had joined the martial freedom movement led by Netaji. He became Netajis secretary and ...more
Answered by Joseph Chacko, 14 May '08 05:04 am

 
  
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The Indian freedom fighter Dr. Champakaraman Pillai introduced the salutation 'Jai Hind'. It has since captured the imagination of Indians and has been immortalised by Subhash Chandra Bose as the battle cry of the Indian National Army.
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Answered by Doctor Know, 13 May '08 02:14 pm

 
  
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The salutation 'Jai Hind' is commonly used in patriotic speeches. I t literally means 'victory to India' or 'long live India'. It was introduced by Dr. Champakaraman Pillai and immortalised by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose as the battle cry of the Indian National Army.
Answered by Akshay Kalbag, 13 May '08 02:23 pm

 
  
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Subash Chandra Bose
Answered by veeravenkata satyanarayana, 13 May '08 02:12 pm

 
  
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Netaji Subash Chandra Bose
Answered by manoharkhanna, 16 Sep '13 05:37 am

 
  
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NEtaji Subhash Chandra Bose ....
Answered by CaretoCall, 13 May '08 02:13 pm

 
  
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Netaji subhashchandra bose
Answered by KISHOR ANANT DESHPANDE, 13 May '08 02:13 pm

 
  
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