Women Freedom Fighters: Remembering Ahilya Rangnekar

Women Freedom Fighters: Remembering Ahilya Rangnekar

    16 Aug 2017

She stitched the tricolour from saris and hoisted it from the prison walls Ahilya Rangnekar came from a progressive family influenced by the values of the social reform. The family’s four daughters, and the daughters-in-law were graduates. On 8 August 1942, in response to the declaration of the ‘Quit India’ movement, Ahilya joined the students