Freedom fighter passes away

Noted freedom fighter and former MLA Shankar Saav Peepriwar died at Waraseoni town near here following a cardiac arrest.

Updated: Jun 19, 2012, 14:00 PM IST

Balaghat (MP): Noted freedom fighter and former MLA Shankar Saav Peepriwar died at Waraseoni town near here today following a cardiac arrest.

Peepriwar, 84, breathed his last at his residence early on Tuesday. He represented Khairlanji Assembly seat from 1977-80, sources said.
His last rites will be performed tomorrow at Waraseoni with full state honours, the sources added.
PTI