Chandigarh: Former INA veteran and a freedom fighter, Lalti Ram passed away yesterday. He was 100 at the time of his death as per sources government sources.
The last rites of Lalti Ram were performed in Haryana’s Jhajjar district at Lalti Ram’s native village Dubaldhan, with full state honours, in the presence of government officials and other dignitaries.
Lalti Ram”s last rites were performed at his native village Dubaldhan in Haryana”s Jhajjar district with full state honours in the presence of officers from the administration, the statement issued here said.
Condoling the freedom fighter”s death, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted, “Saddened by the demise of INA veteran Lalti Ram Ji. His courage and contributions to India”s freedom struggle will never be forgotten. I recall my interactions with him. Greats like him have left an indelible mark on India”s history.”
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar and BJP state president O P Dhankar condoled the demise of Lalti Ram.