March 16, 2023
Milkha Singh Dies Due To Post-Covid Complications, PM Modi Leads Tributes | Other Sports News

Milkha Singh died on the age of 91.© Twitter/RCB

Legendary sprinter Milkha Singh died late on Friday night on account of post-Covid problems. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was among the many first to pay tribute to the ‘Flying Sikh’. “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,” PM Modi tweeted. Several different tributes additionally poured in for Milkha Singh from politicians, sportspersons, industrialists and others.

Home Minister Amit Shah and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh additionally mourned the legendary sprinter.

Milkha Singh had examined constructive for COVID-19 after which suffered “Covid pneumonia”. Then after testing destructive, he was being handled for post-Covid problems.

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