Veteran freedom fighter dead

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.


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

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