Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid tributes to Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev on the day of their martyrdom.
“The martyrdom of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev was a watershed moment in our history. Every Indian is proud that these three great men belong to our land. At the peak of their youth they sacrificed their lives so that others can live a life of freedom and dignity”, the Prime Minister said in a message.
On the 87th martyrdom day of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru, Lucknow will come out to salute the martyrs and pay them a befitting tribute. The anniversary of the deaths of Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev Thapar and Shivaram Rajguru on 23 March, 1931, is declared to be Martyr’s Day