• Talvar by Virendranath Chattopadhyay from Berlin.
• Free Hindustan by Taraknath Das from Vancouver.
• Ghadar by Ghadar party from San Francisco.
• Langal and Ganabani (1927) by Gopu Chakravarti and Dharani
Goswami in Bengal.
• Kirti (1926) by Santosh Singh in Punjab.
• Kranti (1927) by S.S. Mirajkar, K N Joglekar and S.V. Ghate in
• Bandi Jivan by Sachindranath Sanyal in Bengal.
• Atmashakti. Sarathi. Dhumketu. Bijoli, etc. in Bengal.
Assassination of Oppressive Officials During this period several attempts
were made by the revolutioneries to assassinate oppressive officials. Some of
the important ones, successful or not, are listed below:
• Assassination of two unpopular British officials (Mr Rand and Lt
Ayerst) by the Chapekar brothers (Damodar and Balkrishna) at Poona
• Unsuccessful attempt on the life of the Lt. Governor of East Bengal
(Fuller) by Barindrakumar Ghosh and Bhupendranath Dutta in 1906.
• Kennedy murders in 1908 by Khudiram Bose and Prafulla Chaki;
though the original target in this, the sadistic judge of Muzffarpur,
Kingsford, escaped unhurt. (Many revolutionaries, including
Aurobindo Ghosh, were arrested by the British immediately after the
• Attempt on the life of Lord Hardinge by Rash Behari Bose and Sachin
Sanval in 1912 when the Viceroy was making his official entry into
the new capital (Delhi).
• Assassination of Curzon-Willie, a bureaucrat in the India Office, by
Madanlal Dhingra in 1909 in London.
• Murder of Saunders by Bhagat Singh, Azad and Raj Guru in Lahore
in December 1928, as revenge for the assault on Lajpat Rai.
• Throwing of a bomb in the Central Legislative Assembly by Bhagat
Singh and Batukeshwar Dutta in April 1929.
• An attempt to blow up Lord Irwin’s train near Delhi in December,
1929 by some members of the Hindustan Socialist Republican