While the name of the Great Rajput King Maharana Pratap and his incessant struggle against the Mughals is well known but prior to him, there was another Rajput Kshatrani who became a symbol of freedom, fighting for her kingdom against the big & mighty armies of Mughals. She was Rani Duragavati of the Gond Kingdom.
Hemu / Hemchandra or Hemu Vikramaditya was one of the greatest Indian military minds of medieval Indian history. From winning 22 battles to declaring himself the independent Hindu King of Delhi (Hemu the last Hindu king of delhi), his life story is filled with many heroic chronicles which ultimately lead him to become one of the biggest Indian medieval history heroes. Here is the detailed story of the second battle of panipat, which Hemu fought against the Mughal Forces of Akbar.