Death anniv of Giani Zail Singh observed

Desh Bhagat Yaadgari Society, Punjab, organised a function on Gill Road here to observed the death anniversary of late president Giani Zail Singh on Wednesday.

Speaking on the occasion, the society's patron Jagdev Singh Jassowal and president Krishan Kumar Bawa termed Singh as the great patriot who strongly fought against the British rule, recalling that Singh had played a key role during the freedom struggle by participating in the Riasti Parjamandal Movement.

Both Jassowal and Bawa said Giani Zail Singh had constructed the 640-km Guru Gobind Singh Marg from Anandpur Sahib to Talwandi Sabo. They urged the state government to get prepare a documentary on the life and works of the late president.

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