Sat, 19 Jun 2021

Indian athletics Legend Milkha Singh Passes away at age of ninety-one due to COVID-19

Indian athletics Legend Milkha Singh Passes away at age of ninety-one due to COVID-19

Indian athletics Legend Milkha Singh Passes away at age of ninety-one due to Covid -19
Milkha singh Also known as The Flying Sikh, the countries first Track and field superstar, passes away after a month-long struggle l with COVID -19

Milkha Singh was shifted to COVID-19 intensive care Unit 2 days ago Chandigarh PGI where he breathed his last breath
‘’ it is with extremism Sadness that we would like to inform you that Milkha singh JI passed away at 11.30pmon the 18th June 2021’
Milkha singh’s family released this statement

The statement father added ‘he fought hard, but God has his ways, and it was perhaps true love and companionship and love that both our mother Nirmal ji and now dad have passed away in matter of 5 days ‘’

Indian athletics Legend Milkha Singh Passes away at age of ninety-one due to COVID-19

Nirmla Kaur , wife of Milkha singh who was 85 years old also passed away on sunday at an private hospital

Milkha Singh was contracted to Covid -19 last month and was recently tested negative on wednesday . He has developed complications such as fever and dropping oxygen last moth when he was admitted to hospital

PM Modi paid his tribute and wrote on his official twitter handle


‘in the passing away of shri Milkha singh ji,we have lost a colossal sport person , who captures the nation’s imagination and had a special place in the heart of countless Indians. His inspiring personalty endeared himself to millions. Anguished by his passing away”