Puli Thevar


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    • The Prime Minister has paid tributes to brave Puli Thevar on his birth anniversary.

    About Puli Thevar

    • He was one of the earliest opponents of British rule in South India. He was involved in a vendetta with the Nawab of Arcot who was supported by the British.
    • Puli Thevar, is considered the first south Indian to rebel against British rule
      • He fought between the 1750s and late 1760s.

    Source: PIB