Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to the freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev to mark Martyrs’ Day.
He said that they sacrificed their lives for others to be able to live a life of freedom and dignity.
The martyr’s day is observed on this day that Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru were executed after they were sentenced to death in the Lahore conspiracy case.
Prime Minister Modi also remembered politician and activist Ram Manohar Lohia on his birth anniversary.
PM Modi said that Lohia was one of the most remarkable personalities of 20th century India.