Lala Lajpat Rai, UPSC GS PRE 2018 , SET C Q 96

SET C –  Q 96 

Q . He wrote biographies of Mazzini , Garibaldi , Shivaji and Shrikrishna ; stayed in America for sometime; and was also elected to the Central Assembly.He was

a . Aurobindo Ghosh

b . Bipin Chandra Pal

c . Lala Lajpat Rai

d . Moti lal nehru

Answer – c

EXPLANATION

To rouse the Punjabis from slumber and inspire them with patriotic zeal , Lala Lajpat Rai  wrote  biographies of Mazzini , Garibaldi , Shivaji and Shrikrishna.

In October 1917, he founded the Indian Home Rule League of America in New York. He stayed in the USA from 1917 to 1920.