Power Players: 1947

Here are five people who have played a big role in shaping up India. Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Valabhbhai Patel and Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. Express archive photo
Here are five people who have played a big role in shaping up India. Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Valabhbhai Patel and Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. Express archive photo
Mahatma Gandhi with his wife Kasturba on their return to India from South Africa in 1915. Express archive photo
Mahatma Gandhi with his wife Kasturba on their return to India from South Africa in 1915. Express archive photo
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru with daughter Indira Gandhi and wife Kamala Nehru. Express archive photo
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru with daughter Indira Gandhi and wife Kamala Nehru. Express archive photo
Edwina Mountbatten, C. Rajagopalachari, and Lord Louis Mountbatten, the first Governor general of India, at Darbar Hall of Rashtrapati Bhavan. Express archive photo
Edwina Mountbatten, C. Rajagopalachari, and Lord Louis Mountbatten, the first Governor general of India, at Darbar Hall of Rashtrapati Bhavan. Express archive photo
Mohammad Ali Jinnah, one of the five power players of 1947.
Mohammad Ali Jinnah, one of the five power players of 1947.

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