``````#include <bits/stdc++.h>
using namespace std;

/*Prototype for utility functions */
void printArray(int arr[], int size);
void swap(int arr[], int fi, int si, int d);

void leftRotate(int arr[], int d, int n)
{
/* Return If number of elements to be rotated
is zero or equal to array size */
if(d == 0 || d == n)
return;

/*If number of elements to be rotated
is exactly half of array size */
if(n - d == d)
{
swap(arr, 0, n - d, d);
return;
}

/* If A is shorter*/
if(d < n - d)
{
swap(arr, 0, n - d, d);
leftRotate(arr, d, n - d);
}
else /* If B is shorter*/
{
swap(arr, 0, d, n - d);
leftRotate(arr + n - d, 2 * d - n, d); /*This is tricky*/
}
}

/*UTILITY FUNCTIONS*/
/* function to print an array */
void printArray(int arr[], int size)
{
int i;
for(i = 0; i < size; i++)
cout << arr[i] << " ";
cout << endl;
}

/*This function swaps d elements starting at index fi
with d elements starting at index si */
void swap(int arr[], int fi, int si, int d)
{
int i, temp;
for(i = 0; i < d; i++)
{
temp = arr[fi + i];
arr[fi + i] = arr[si + i];
arr[si + i] = temp;
}
}

// Driver Code
int main()
{
int arr[] = {1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7};
leftRotate(arr, 2, 7);
printArray(arr, 7);
return 0;
}

// This code is contributed by rathbhupendra

``````