The nation pays homage to the revolutionary freedom fighter Bhagat Singh on his 113th birth anniversary today. It was on this day in 1907, Bhagat Singh was born in Banga village of Lyallpur district of undivided Punjab province.
He fought against British rule for the country’s independence and was hanged in Lahore jail at the age of 23, along with Rajguru and Sukhdev.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to Bhagat Singh and highlighted his contributions to India’s freedom struggle.
In his Mann Ki Baat program on Sunday, Mr. Modi characterized the admirable freedom fighter as a symbol of bravery and courage.
The Prime Minister responded to another exquisite aspect of Shaheed Bhagat Singh’s personality was that he certainly well understood the importance of teamwork, be it dedication towards Lala Lajpat Rai, or his devotion with Chandrashekhar Azad, Sukhdev and Rajguru and other freedom fighters.
In a tweet, Mr. Modi said, his saga of valor will continue to inspire the countrymen for ages.
Home Minister Amit Shah compensated tributes to freedom fighter Shaheed Bhagat Singh on his birth anniversary. In a tweet, Mr. Shah expressed his gratitude to Shaheed Bhagat Singh who bestowed an unfamiliar direction to freedom struggle through his revolutionary ideas and supreme sacrifice and awakened resolve of independence among the youth of the country. Home Minister expressed Bhagat Singh will constantly remain a source of inspiration for everyone.