No one can ever forget three legendaries, Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev who lost their lives for the independence of India form British rule.
On March 23 1931, the revolutionaries were hanged after they shot dead a British military officer John Saunders as they mistook him as JA scott, a policeman who was responsible for the death of Lala Lajpat Rai in 1928.
When trio were executed, Bhagat Singh and Sukhdev Thapar were only 23 years old, whereas And Shivaram Rajguru was just 22 years old.
On the occasion of 86th death anniversary of freedom fighters, The Border Security Force (BSF) is planning to showcase pistol used by Bhagat Singh to kill saunders at its new arms museum in Indore.
Every March 23 is observed as Marty’s Day also known as Shaheed Diwas to mark as Death anniversary of three brave freedom fighters.
This year too whole nation remembered and paid tribute the sacrifice and bravery of the martyrs towards the country. Twitter is overloaded with tributes and patriotic messages across the country.
Below we have enlisted some of tweets.
Remembering Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhdev on the day of their martyrdom. India will never forget their courage & sacrifice.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 23, 2017
— M Venkaiah Naidu (@MVenkaiahNaidu) March 23, 2017
I salute our great heroes Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, Rajguru on their martyrdom anniversary.
— Capt.Amarinder Singh (@capt_amarinder) March 23, 2017
— Randeep Hooda (@RandeepHooda) March 23, 2017
They spilt their blood to save ours! Commemorating the sacrifices of Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, Rajguru and our martyrs today! #ShaheedDiwas
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) March 23, 2017
— Ravi Shankar Prasad (@rsprasad) March 23, 2017