Muzaffarnagar's lone freedom fighter dies

19 May 2018

The lone freedom fighter of Muzaffarnagar district, Raghuvir Singh, passed away after brief illness at a Noida hospital, officials said today. Singh was 95. Singh was part of Subhas Chandra Bose's Azad Hind Fauj, they said. He died after brief illness at a Noida hospital on Friday, the officials said. Singh was cremated with full state honours at his native village Barwala on Friday, according to circle officer Hariram Yadav.  He was the lone freedom fighter in the district, he said.