Hussainiwala (Ferozepur): A state-level function in memory Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev was held at Hussainiwala on Thursday and state Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal presided over the function.
After paying the tributes to the martyrs Shaheed-E-Azam Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev Singh, Raj Mata Vidyawati and Battukeshwar Dutt and others at the martyrs’ memorial at Hussainiwala, Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal said that the Punjab state government led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh is all committed to make the dreams of martyrs come true and put an end to corruption, unemployment, illiteracy and drugs from the Punjab so that the people of Punjab should live prosperous and cheerful life. He also paid tributes to hundreds of unsung heroes of the struggle for freedom. MLA Parminder Singh Pinki, Satkar Kaur Gehri and Kulbir Singh Zira were also present.
Addressing the state-level function held in the memory of martyrs, Manpreet said that the races that forget their martyrs never flourish and slip into the oblivion of history. He said that the people of state have shown great belief in Captain Amarinder Singh led Congress government. On the auspicious occasion of martyrdom on Thursday, he asserted people to make the martyrs’ dreams come true and stand true to the people’s expectations. He said that the state government will spend Rs four crore on beautification and modernisation of the memorial at Hussainiwala border.
Manpreet said that there are challenges before Punjab and the country and these challenges can be met with only when we work together, think together. He said that the state government will be organising a state level function to commemorate Baisakhi at Jallianwala Bagh, Amritsar on April 13.
State Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal pays his tributes to martyrs at the state-level function in memory of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev in Ferozepur on Thursday.
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