A majority of the extended Bose family dismisses outright any speculation that Bose could actually have been in hiding as a sadhu. Ram Bhavan, which the baba chose as his final residence inmarks the intersection of two of Faizabad's most contested histories.
It must be stressed here that Mukherjee Commission report criticized government of India for gumnami baba handwriting analysis cooperating with it. The result of the DNA analysis was also negative. The game started in early s with Shoulmari baba.
A museum for the baba Gumnami baba's possessions will be displayed at the Ram Katha Sangrahalaya, Ayodhya, which also displays stone carvings from the Babri Masjid site, Click here to Enlarge Two of Faizabad's controversies are set to intersect once again this year.
It was accompanied by 13 people including Dr. This dichotomy of private belief and public verdict has been taken up by many people as a stick to beat his findings with.
The Akhilesh government also acted fast. This is, however, an issue that must be addressed rationally instead of being held hostage to cherished beliefs.
From all we know, the commission has made no convincing headway in answering the question put to it: If you pinpoint one particular location of the three places mentioned in the letter, then my job will certainly become easier. They allege that he was kept a prisoner in a Siberian gulag and subsequently liquidated sometime during the Stalin era.
Another time, the baba lamented being a person who had a country, parents, brothers and sisters, but could not call any of them his own. Click here to Enlarge Rita Banerjee, 64, educationist and former principal of the Jingle Bell school in Faizabad, vividly recalls her meeting the baba in the mids with her husband when he lived in Ayodhya.
InBhagwanji paid homage to Leela Roy through a letter.
Media named him "Gumnami Baba", a term never used by his followers, who called him by the honorific "Bhagwanji" the reverend one. Some of the arguments made before Khosla Commission were hair-raising. It is now the turn of the most enduring urban legend to be tested. The sadhu baba stories were planted by the Government with the twin purpose of diluting the Russian angle and trivilising the entire issue.
Legally, the police were right but morally? In vain we requested him to seek a response from the director, Intelligence Bureau.
But with the winds of change blowing across the state, Bengal seems to have forsaken its erstwhile idol. Whispers that the mysterious mendicant who frequently changed houses was a disguised Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose living out the last years of his life in obscurity, added to the whirl of this urban legend.
Hence the deafening silence from all political parties. What could have prevented him? The first two hold that he was killed in a plane crash in Taiwan, and that he was done to death God forbid! The 'household goods' stayed in the treasury until they were examined, first by the Justice Mukherjee Commission of Inquiry into the disappearance of Netaji inand finally by an expert committee appointed to draw up an inventory of the items by the Akhilesh Yadav government in March this year.
But the commission also concluded that there was no compelling evidence to suggest that Gumnami baba was Netaji in disguise. This was like a bolt from the blue for us.
It was charged that the Intelligence Bureau, a bugbear in those days, was on a lookout for information related to Bose. He made an allegation about a top Azad Hind Government Minister — which rings true if we look at still classified records.
Leela Roy, a close associate of Netaji. Bose escaped from house arrest, disguising himself first as an insurance agent and later as an Italian businessman to cross into Afghanistan, Stalin's Soviet Union and finally Hitler's Germany before returning to Southeast Asia via submarine to raise the Indian National Army with the Japanese.
Now, if indeed he had been killed by the Russians inas many believe so, then why was the Indian Government going after every piece of news on Netaji well into the 70s and 80s? The writers were involved in the lobbying efforts to have this inquiry constituted.
Gumnami Baba is a fairly known entity in the year Three year later, following some lobbying with chief minister Akhilesh Yadav an inquiry commission was set up.
If you pinpoint one particular location of the three places mentioned in the letter, then my job will certainly become easier. The fellow who was said to be the administrator of the Shoulmari ashram was possibly an Intelligence Bureau officer.
But now that his personal view is known, it raises doubts on the veracity of the forensic evidence presented to him. So what is it that one should look forward to in this report?
Some of the arguments made before Khosla Commission were hair-raising. They find it difficult to accept his view.They arrived at this conclusion on the basis of handwriting analysis and DNA tests. Gumnami baba never claimed he was Netaji during his lifetime though speculation that he indeed was the revolutionary living in disguise, continues decades after his death.
Handwriting analysis B Lal, a handwriting expert and former chief examiner of questioned documents, the highest post for a handwriting expert in government, has 44 years of experience studying and analyzing documents, both for the government and for private groups.
“From the morphological examination and analysis of SRY gene, mt DNA (HVS I & HVS II), and Y-STR loci in the forwarded Exhibits 1–10, it can be concluded that forwarded teeth (Exhibits 2 to 4) belong to a single human aged male individual - (alleged Gumnami Baba).
Was Gumnami Baba actually Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose? Why we've written a letter to UP CM Adityanath This piece has been jointly authored by Anuj Dhar and Chandrachur Ghose. Don't know, but this Gumnami Baba apparently bore an uncanny resemblance to Netaji and his handwriting perfectly matched with that of Netaji.
Infact, this Gumnami Baba, on four different occasions, is reported to have confess that he indeed was Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, but he preferred to remain anonymous for the “welfare of his country”.
How you craft letters and words can indicate more than 5, different personality traits, according to the science of graphology, also known as handwriting analysis. To introduce students to the field, graphologist Kathi McKnight has them write She sells seashells by the seashore in cursive.Download