Ramgoolam was the liberator of Mauritius from Britishers. He led the
movement in the Island of Mauritius and at last, he succeeded in
freedom. Thus, Ramgoolam became the creator of modern Mauritius.
Ramgoolam was born in 1900. He was studious and liked to engage in
books. He qualified as a doctor, but was grieved to see the pitiable
Indian labourers working there.
is an island in the Indian Ocean and it was under occupation of Great
for centuries. A large number of its population was of Indian origin,
worked there as labourer. They were poorly paid and tyrannized by
supervisors staying there. Ramgoolam was a sensitive humanist. The pain
grief of the downtrodden Indian labourers inspired him to lead freedom
movement. He instilled in them the will to be free.
Mauritius won freedom from the Britishers. Dr.
Ramgoolam became the Chief Minister in 1959. Then he succeeded to be
Minister of Mauritius. He remained as Prime Minister for a long time,
plans of progress for this island nation.