Homework Help

what is the contribution of surendranath bannerjee

user profile pic

debonotgeek | Student, Grade 10 | eNotes Newbie

Posted July 7, 2011 at 12:53 AM via web

dislike 0 like

what is the contribution of surendranath bannerjee

1 Answer | Add Yours

user profile pic

rugbykats | High School Teacher | (Level 2) Adjunct Educator

Posted July 11, 2011 at 4:14 PM (Answer #1)

dislike 0 like

Surendranath Bannerjee (1848-1925) was a writer, professor and politician in India. He founded a school and a newspaper, the Bengali. He became the first political prisoner of British India when authorities took offense at one of his articles. He helped to create the Indian National Congress and was twice voted president of the INC. He wrote the book "Nation in Waiting," a valuable Indian history.

Join to answer this question

Join a community of thousands of dedicated teachers and students.

Join eNotes