Read further for independence day of india which is celebrated throughout the country. The first stamp of independent india was issued on the 21st of november, 1947 it depicts the indian flag with the patriots' slogan, jai hind (long live india), on the top right hand corner it was valued at three and one-half annas a memorial to mahatma gandhi was issued 15 august 1948 on the. Old madurai, south india, in 1945 - courtesy michael rogge. Be it physics, maths, medicine, chemistry, literature, music, film, sports or space, india have achieved new heights - 70th independence day: 70 facts about india that make the country great.
The long span of indian history covering more than 3000 years and enumerating several civilizations has been a constant indian freedom struggle (1857-1947) the masses and the militia participated so enthusiastically that it came to be regarded as the first war of indian independence. Get an answer for 'how did india become independent from the british ' and find homework help for other history questions at enotes. Along with the pressure exerted by mahatma gandhi, nehru and jinnah, and public outrage at events like the amritsar massacre, independence for india and pakistan came as the result of developments in the region during world war ii after britain declared itself and india at war with germany. Watch our newest videos to learn more about independent church in india. India celebrates its 71st independence day on august 15 (tuesday) 2017, its celebrated to commemorate the day india gained independence from british.
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Independent india the history of the republic of india began on 15 august 1947 when the country became an independent dominion within the british commonwealth concurrently the muslim-majority northwest and east of british india was separated into the dominion of pakistan, by the partition of. To continue competing as a world power, england felt it had to become wealthier in the year 1600, some merchants in london created the east india company. Mohandas gandhi used nonviolent civil disobedience during a campaign in 1930 and 1931 to pave the way for indian independence his efforts started with the salt march, which undermined british. Webcast services of national informatics centre, nic, ministry of electronics and information technology, govt of india.