CM pays tribute to Netaji on Great Escape anniversary
| Sunday | 17th January, 2021
Kolkata: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee paid tribute to Netaji on the 80th anniversary of "Great Escape".
Netaji left Kolkata on January 16, 1941.
Banerjee tweeted: "Today is the 80th anniversary of Netaji's 'Great Escape' from his Elgin Road residence to Europe.
Sisir Bose, his nephew, drove him to Gomoh from where he took a train and left the country.
Netaji was a brilliant driver and picked up Wanderer, a rare ordinary looking German car, and taught Sisir the basics of driving at night.
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