Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman officially renamed Chandigarh airport as ‘Shaheed Bhagat Singh International Airport, Chandigarh’.
The Prime Minister invited suggestions for naming the wild cats.
An announcement in this regard was made after a joint meeting between Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann and Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala. Mann later announced the news in a tweet.
There was one person Saheed-i-Azam Bhagat Singh revered to the extent that he carried his photograph in his pocket to the gallows.
Kartar Singh Sarabha, whom Saheed-i-Azam Bhagat Singh considered his political guru, is one of the most celebrated Ghardar revolutionaries who played a significant role in revolutionary Ghadar Movement from 1912 to 1916.
Mann reiterated that the pictures of the Chief Minister and leaders will not be in the government offices of Punjab. Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh and Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar's pictures will be displayed in government offices.
New Delhi: The government said that it will look into the details of why freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, Rajguru and Chandra Shekhar Azad had not been given the status of martyrs here on Tuesday. The response came after the issue was raised in the Rajya Sabha by Indian National Lok Dal member Ram Kumar […]
Chandigarh: Eighty-eight years after freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru were hanged in the Lahore conspiracy case at Lahore on March 23, 1931, efforts are on across the border to prove that the martyrs did not get a fair trial. The Lahore police last week submitted in a Pakistan trial court the first information […]
New Delhi: Leaders, including Vice President Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Saturday paid tributes to freedom fighter Bhagat Singh on his birth anniversary. In a tweet in Hindi, Naidu paid tributes to Bhagat Singh’s courage and sacrifice for the country’s freedom. “The protection of unity and integrity of the nation will be […]
New Delhi: Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to award Bharat Ratna to freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev posthumously. In a tweet, Tewari said he had written a letter to Prime Minister formally requesting him to accord the Bharat Ratna to Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev and […]
New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Modi on Tuesday on the occasion of Martyrs’ Day (Shaheed Diwas paid tribute to Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru stating that the nation will always remember their sacrifices for the country. “On Shaheed Diwas, I bow down to the great sons of mother India, Independence revolutionaries Amar Shaheed Veer Bhagat Singh, […]