This episode looks at the gradual growth of democratic thoughts in the British India. Although the democracy in practice was remarkably absent and very much limited to some local body elections , the idea of western democracy had gained ground in the mind of the Indian intelligentsia more so in the mind of the Bengalees.
In this edition we include the comments of the following guests :
Dr Zillur Rahman Khan , Professor of Political Science , Wisconsin University
Dr . Sugata Bose, Professor of South Asian History, Harvad University.
Mr Abdul Ghaffar Chowdhury , a prominent Bengalee journalist & writer from London