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Biopic to be streamed as tribute to Sarojini Naidu

Posted On: 12 FEB 2021 4:15PM by PIB Mumbai

The 141st birth anniversary of Sarojini Naidu also known as Nightingale of India/ Bharat Kokila, a doyen of Indian Independence movement, is being celebrated on 13th February, 2021.  Films Division is paying her tribute by streaming a biopic, Sarojini Naidu - The Nightingale of India (21mins /English/1975/B.D. Garga) on its Website and YouTube channel.

The documentary Sarojini Naidu - The Nightingale of India throws  light on the versatile personality who was a great freedom fighter, poet and the first women governor of an Indian state. More importantly, the film has Sarojini Naidu’s voice, addressing the Asian Relations Conference.

The biopic will be streamed on Documentary of the Week and for 24 hours on 13th February, 2021.

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