Tue, May 17, 2016, 02:59 PM
The Bangalore City railway station has been renamed after freedom fighter Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna. It is said that it was a long standing demand of Bengaluru people. Union Human Resource Minister Venkaiah Naidu, Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu and state chief minister Siddaramaih have spoken on the occasion about the need of renaming the railway station. It is to be mentioned here that freedom fighter Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna, participated in one of the first armed rebellions against the British East India Company.