NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed grief over the demise of Indian National Army (INA) veteran Lalti Ram and stated his braveness and contribution to India’s freedom wrestle won’t ever be forgotten.
“Saddened by the demise of INA veteran Lalti Ram Ji. His courage and contributions to India’s freedom struggle will never be forgotten. I recall my interactions with him. Greats like him have left an indelible mark on India’s history,” PM Modi stated in a tweet.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah additionally condoled his demise and tweeted: “Lalati Ram ji will all the time be remembered for his service and dedication. He fought for India’s independence as a powerful pillar of the INA together with Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose,” Shah tweeted.
“His life struggle will always inspire us. May God grant salvation to the departed soul. Om Shanti Shanti!,” he added.
The Late INA veteran, who handed away on the age of 98 on Sunday morning, was a part of the artillery of the INA and had labored very carefully with Netaji Subash Chandra Bose.
In 2019, he was honoured by the Indian authorities for his contribution in the direction of the liberty wrestle of the nation.