India’s great sprinter Milkha Singh was cremated with state honors in Chandigarh. During this, many big leaders including Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju were present there.
Both Milkha Singh and Nirmal Kaur have represented the country at the international level.
India’s great athlete Milkha Singh merged into the five elements on Saturday. Milkha Singh was hospitalized for a long time after being hit by Corona. Died at 11:30 on Friday night at Chandigarh PGI Hospital due to Coronavirus. He was 91 years old. His wife Nirmal Kaur also passed away this week. He was given farewell in the presence of many celebrities including family members and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju. On this occasion, Milkha Singh had a picture of his wife in his hand.
Milkha Singh, who retired from the Indian Army, was given a final farewell with full state honors. He was lit by his son and star golfer Jeev Milkha Singh. Five days before this, former Indian volleyball player Nirmal Kaur, wife of Milkha Singh, also died after being in the hospital for a long time after Corona. Milkha Singh also took him with him on his last journey.
Milkha Singh on his last journey with wife’s picture
One of the pictures of Milkha Singh’s funeral that has come to the fore is becoming quite viral, in which the picture of his wife Nirmal Kaur is seen in Milkha Singh’s hand. Sharing the picture, former Indian batsman Virender Sehwag wrote, ‘Milkha Singh passed away five days after the death of his wife. On his last journey, the picture of his wife in his hands, with whom he left the world. Milkha Singh ji’s life with love and light will give light to many generations to come.
Milkha Singh ji passed away 5 days after his wife’s death.
His Wife’s photo is in his hands during his last journey. He sprinted to be with his beloved Nirmal Kaur ji.
Love and light, a life well lived and deserves to be celebrated for years to come #MilkhaSinghji pic.twitter.com/0DWE8Dz8pi
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) June 19, 2021
In 1962, both of them got tied in the sacred bond of marriage. While publicly praising his wife, Milkha Singh has said that he himself is 10th pass, but his wife Nirmal has played an important role in teaching and giving values to the children. Milkha Singh considered his wife Nirmal as the biggest force.
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