Freedom fighter Kuria Singh passes away

Chandigarh: Freedom fighter Kuria Singh on Monday passes away due to old age ailments at his native Bhodsi village in Gurgaon, family members said.

He was 90.

Expressed deep sorrow over his demise, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said, "Kuria Singh's contribution to the freedom struggle will never be forgotten."

Singh had joined the erstwhile Indian National Army in 1942.