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He was not even 20 when he decided to take his own life rather than getting surrendered to British.

Prafulla Chaki, born on 10th December 1888 in Bogra district (now in Bangladesh). A staunch revolutionary in spirit, Chaki participated in
demonstrations against British and got expelled in class 9. Later, in his schooling in Rangpur National School, he came in touch with other revolutionaries, and grew as one.

Barin Ghosh brought Prafulla to Kolkata and he was enlisted in the Jugantar party.
Prafulla, along with
Khudiram Bose was chosen for the assassination of Kingsford, the magistrate of Muzaffarpur, Bihar. Kingsford, during his previous tenure as the Chief Presidency Magistrate of Calcutta, was unpopular for passing harsh and cruel sentences on young political workers of Bengal.
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How many on my TL know of #KhudiramBose & #PrafullaChaki?
These forgotten boys are our liberators. I bow down on their Balidan Diwas. A heartfelt tribute:…
#khudirambose was sent to the gallows at 6 A. M. on the 11th of August, 1908. His partner in this revolutionary act, #PrafullaChaki shot himself and died a heroic death but evaded Police arrest. Brave sons of Maa Bharti!
L: Captured Khudiram, R: Dead body of Prafulla ImageImage
It was on the night of April 30, 1908, that #khudirambose and #PrafullaChaki approached the European Club at Muzaffarpur. With a revolver and a bomb ready, they hid themselves waiting for notoriously famous magistrate Kingsford to come out.…
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