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Subhash Chandra Bose Jayanti

The birthday of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose is celebrated as a state festival in West Bengal. It falls on 23rd January. Young boys and girls wear military uniform and take part in the procession that is held on that day. The procession passes through all important villages and towns. Various cultural and musical programs are organised. The celebrations are conducted as a symbol of Bengal's revolutionary temper.

Updated on 19th September, 2005


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