Chief Minister Shri Chouhan paid tribute to Shri Bankim Chandra Chatterjee Bhopal: Thursday, April 8, 2021, 16:20 IST Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan garnered a humble tribute to his portrait on the loss of life anniversary of Shri Bankim Chandra Chatterjee, creator of Vande Mataram music at Chief Minister’s residence as we speak. Paid. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan stated that Bankim Chandra Chatterjee was an awesome poet and novelist of Bengali literature in addition to a famend journalist. He not solely launched fashionable literature in Bengali language but additionally labored to take Bengali literature to new heights. He turned very well-known for his work ‘Vande Mataram’. This nationwide anthem written by him nonetheless develops the sensation of patriotism among the many folks. His first Bengali novel was Durgesh Nandini. Kapal Kundala was the most well-liked novel. He additionally revealed the month-to-month journal Bang Darshan. Bankim Chandra Chatterjee’s hottest novel ‘Anandamath’ was revealed in 1882, from which the well-known music ‘Vande Mataram’ has been taken.