Shri Satya Dev Bushahri – A Freedom Fighter from Shimla Hills

By | May 9, 2020

Q. Where/When did Shri Satya Dev Bushahri born? 

Ans: Shri Satya Dev Bushahri was born on 19th November 1922, village Chebari (Kasakoti), Tehsil Rohru, district Shimla.

Q. What was his father’s name?

Ans: His father’s name was Pt. Nikka Ram.

Q. When did Shri Satya Dev Bushahri join the freedom movement?


  • Shri Satya Dev Bushahri joined freedom struggle in 1942 in the final year of degree course (B.A.).
  • He participated in revolutionary activities in Dharmpur, Kasauli, Dagshai, and Kotkhai from 1942 to 1949.

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Q. Role of Shri Satya Dev Bushahri in the Praja Mandal Movement?


  • He organised ‘Praja Mandal in Bushahr‘and other Himalayan princely states.
  • He was arrested twice in Bilaspur and Suket for taking part in the Praja Mandal activities.
  • In 1948, he was fined Rs. 700.
  • He joined state government service after the formation of Himachal Pradesh.

Q. Role of Shri Satya Dev Bushahri in Politics?

Ans:  Shri Satya Dev Bushahri was elected as M.L.A. twice for Himachal Pradesh Assembly.

Q. When did Shri Satya Dev Bushahri die?

Ans: Shri Satya Dev Bushahri died on 15th September 1999.

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