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JAMMU: Freedom Fighters Memorial Association (FFMA) on Monday paid floral tributes to former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri on his death anniversary in a function held at Dogra Shourya Samarak, Amphalla. The function was organized by its Chairman of the Association, Ved Gandotra and Vice-Chairman Rajiv Mahajan. Ved Gandotra termed former Prime Minister an iron man who gave the befitting reply to the military aggression of Pakistan in 1965.
The young generation should also follow the path of sacrifice and patriotism shown by the freedom fighters and martyrs, Rajiv Mahajan advised.
“Shastri’s integrity, wartime leadership and role in the shaping of the Green Revolution remains an inspiration for the entire country,” Rajiv Mahajan said adding that Shastri led India at a crucial time and worked hard to make our nation more prosperous.
President of the Association, R.C. Puri called Shastri’s leadership courageous.