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Netaji daughter coming to India to ask for DNA test

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Netaji’s daughter Anita Bose Pfaff is coming to India early next year to meet the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and ask for DNA test on the ashes that lie in a Japanese Temple thought to be that of Subhash Bose. Anita is surprised that without a DNA test, the Central Government declared the ashes belonged to Netaji. She believes the controversy can be put to rest only if a DNA test is done. Seventy-four-year-old Anita doesn’t remember her father.

In an interview from Germany, Anita said: “He last saw me when I was just a month old. But I want all stories to be put to rest now, and hence I am coming to India to demand a DNA test. Else, all this controversy actually tarnishes the image of my father.