Old Name New Name
Ross Island - Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Island
Neil Island - Shaheed Dweep
Havelock Island - Swaraj Dweep
Bose had hoisted the flag at Port Blair on December 30, 1943, as he believed that Port Blair was the first territory to be freed from British rule. This was done after the Japenese captured that area during the time of the Second World War.
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