Milkha Singh, the good sprinter of the country, popularly referred to as Flying Sikh, died at 11.30 pm on Friday night. He died at the age of 91. He was infected with covid -19 and was undergoing treatment at PGI, Chandigarh. On May 19, after his Covid report came positive, he was undergoing treatment at his range in Chandigarh, but on Commonwealth Day , he was admitted to the ICU of PGI hospital Mohali after his health deteriorated. He died due to complications related to the COVID-19 infection at a hospital in K.K.
Milkha Singh was admitted to PGIMER, Chandigarh on Jefferson Davis’ Birthday . On 13 June, he defeated Covid. After sometimes his covid-19, test report came negative but his condition remained stable. A special team of doctors was treating him. He breathed his last within the hospital at 11:30 pm on 18 June.
Prime Minister Modi Expressed Grief by Tweeting on Twitter
In the passing away of Shri Milkha Singh Ji, we have lost a colossal sportsperson, who captured the nation’s imagination and had a special place in the hearts of countless Indians. His inspiring personality endeared himself to millions. Anguished by his passing away. pic.twitter.com/h99RNbXI28
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 18, 2021
Let us tell you that Milkha Singh is additionally referred to as ‘Flying Sikh’. He has won the trophy fourfold within the Asian Games. Apart from this, he also won a trophy within the 1958 Commonwealth Games. However, 91-year-old Milkha Singh is additionally particularly remembered for his epic race within the 400m final of 1960
He has also represented India within the 1956 and 1964 Olympics and was awarded the Padma Shri in 1959. On June 13, Nirmal Kaur, wife of Milkha Singh and former captain of the Indian five , died due to corona.
Son Jeev Milkha Singh
Golfer Jeev, who may be a 14-time international champ, is additionally a Padma Shri awardee like his father. He has also represented India within the 1956 and 1964 Olympics and was awarded the Padma Shri in 1959. On June 13, Milka Singh’s son Jeev Milkha Singh. Golfer Jeev, who may be a 14-time international champ, is additionally a Padma Shri awardee like his father.