Veteran freedom fighter dead
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Last Updated: Monday, December 27, 2010, 18:53
  
Darbhanga (Bihar): Congress leader and veteran freedom fighter Jageshwar Yadav passed away, family sources said on Monday.

The 105-year-old died at his ancestral house at Ranipur in Darbhanga district last night.

Yadav was jailed several times, also during the 1942 Swadhinta Sangram Andolan's struggle for freedom.

BJP MP Kirti Jha Azad, former Union Minister Md Ali Ashraf Fatmi, MLAs Sanjay Saraogi and Ashok Kumar Yadav condoled his death.

PTI


First Published: Monday, December 27, 2010, 18:53


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