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PM Modi pays tribute to Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, Rajguru in ‘Shaheed Diwas’ | India News


NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid tribute to freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru and said his sacrifice will continue to be an inspiration to all generations in the country.
It was on this day that the British government executed Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, and Rajguru.
March 23 is seen as ‘Shaheed Diwas’ to pay tribute to the trio who were hanged for killing British police officer JP Saunders. The trio wanted to avenge the death of Lala Lajpat Rai.
“Greetings to the independence revolutionaries, ‘Amar Shaheed Veer’ Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru on the Day of Martyrdom,” Modi said in a tweet in Hindi.

“The sacrifice of these great sons of ‘Maa Bharati’ will continue to be an inspiration to every generation in the country. Jai Hind!” he said.

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