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Meet Samule Stokes-Forgotten Hero ,The American Who Fought For India’s Freedom


This young man from a wealthy American family visited to work for Leprosy patients but made India his home. He participated in Indian freedom struggle and was the only American jailed for sedition. He brought Apples to India for economic empowerment of people from the hills. But despite his extraordinary contribution, he remains a not so known personality. Samule Stokes belonged …

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