by Nidhi 30 Mar 2015, 02:26 ADVERTISEMENT
She was barely 13 years old when she led a revolt against the British rule to drive them out of Naga lands in Manipur and surrounding areas. At 16, she was arrested and sentenced to life imprisonment. In 1937, Nehru met her at Shillong Jail and pursued for her release. He also gave her the title ‘Rani’ after which she was popularly known as Rani Gaidinliu.