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- The Flying Sikh In Praise Of Milkha Singh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Said – Milkha Singh, Who Was Always Devoted To Sports, Was The Pride Of The Country
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The Prime Minister of the country, Narendra Modi remembered Udansikh Milkha Singh in Mann Ki Baat today. file photo
The Prime Minister of the country, Narendra Modi, in his Mann Ki Baat program today, Udan Sikh self. Milkha Singh and said that he remained devoted to the game throughout his life. He said that a few days ago when Milkha Singh was getting his treatment at PGI after corona infection, he got a chance to talk to him on the phone. At that time also he spoke to encourage the Indian contingent going to the Olympics.
Prime Minister Modi said that just a few days back, the country has lost Milkha Singh, the ‘Flying Sikh’, who beat up the big athletes. At the beginning of his program, Modi first mentioned Milkha Singh and said that his entire family is engaged in taking forward the game.
UdanSikh Milkha Singh, who lost his life from Corona, died on June 18 at Chandigarh PGI during treatment after a corona infection. Five days before the death of Milkha Singh, his wife Nirmal Milkha Singh also died due to corona infection.
Referring to Tokyo Olympics, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address today said that when we are talking about Olympics, how can we forget Milkha Singh. A few days ago, Corona took them away from us. Recalling the old days, the Prime Minister said that when Milkha Singh had come to Surat during the marathon held in Surat in the year 2014, even at that time talks were held with him about sports. He said that talking to him was a great inspiration.