Most of you might already know about Maharana Pratap, the brave warrior who defended his kingdom against the Mughals. But not many are aware of one of his best friends, his loyal companion who went to battle with him. No, we are not talking about one of the courtiers. We are talking about Chetak, Maharana Pratap’s horse. Chetak is one of the most prominent animals in history books. Such was Chetak’s loyalty and valour that a statue has been erected in Udaipur in Chetak’s honour. Allow us to tell you the story of this brave horse and loyal companion.