Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s death anniversary is being observed on August 1, 2020. He died on August 1, 1920 in Mumbai. He is well known for his slogan ‘Swaraj is my birth right and I shall have it’. He is among prominent proponent of ‘purna swaraj’ or ‘total self-rule’. He is called ‘father of Indian unrest’ by the British.