Chandra Sekhar Behera of Sambalpur was a leading freedom fighter and an active participant in the Non-Cooperation Movement.
He consolidated the National freedom movement in Sambalpur region and merged his activities with the Indian National Congress.
He was a founding member of the National School of Sambalpur started on lines of Satyabadi Vana-Vidyalaya founded by Gopabandhu Das. As the chairman of Sambalpur Municipality, he received Gandhijee in Sambalpur in 1928. Organised a mass movement against illiteracy and untouchability.
He joined hand with the Indian National Congress and took active participation in Non cooperation Movement. His contribution towards the independence of nation is incredible.
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