Tilka Majhi, a warrior from Bhagalpur in Bihar was the first to blow the bugle of revolt against the British. Later this heroic son, freedom fighter, was hanged in Bhagalpur jail. In the name and memory of our great soldier, Tilka Majhi University has been established in Bhagalpur, Bihar as an education center. From 1771 until 1784 he fought against the British and later he was hanged. Let us now glimpse through the history of this great warrior.