Bhagat Singh’s nephew Abhay Singh Sandhu Coronavirus death: Shaheed Bhagat Singh’s nephew Abhay Singh Sandhu on Friday passed away due to COVID-19, a press release from the state government stated.
Sandhu was the son of Kulbir Singh, the younger brother of the freedom fighter Bhagat Singh. He took his last breath at Fortis Hospital in Mohali.
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and his cabinet colleague Balbir Singh Sidhu extended condolences to the departed soul.
Captain Amarinder Singh condoled the death of Abhay Singh Sandhu, the Nephew of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, who passed away this evening due to coronavirus complications.
In a condolence message, the Chief Minister recalled the immense contribution of Abhay Singh in propagating the ideology of the iconic revolutionary Bhagat Singh amongst the younger generations.
Expressing his heartfelt sympathies with the members of bereaved family, relatives, and friends, the Chief Minister prayed to the Almighty to give strength to bear the huge loss in their hour of grief and grant eternal peace to the departed soul.
"Saddened to know about the demise of Abhay Singh Sandhu Ji, nephew of Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh Ji who passed away after a long illness. My heartfelt condolences to his family. We will bear the expenditure incurred on his treatment. May Waheguru grant him eternal peace," Punjab CM tweeted.
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