FreeCurrencyRates.com

इंडियन आवाज़     17 Dec 2018 08:40:23      انڈین آواز
Ad

CM Amarinder Singh releases book on Khushwant Singh

book on khushwant

AMN / NEW DELHI

Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday released a book titled ‘Khushwant Singh-In Wisdom and in Jest’ written by noted journalists Onkar Singh and Vijay Shankar Narain at a function at press club of India here.

Eminent guests including Montek Singh Ahluwalia and Mr. Soli Sorabjee and others were present on the occasion.

Speaking on the occasion Captain Amarinder Singh said that Khushwant Singh played crucial role in defusing tensions in Punjab in the wake of Operation Bluestar.

Turning nostalgic as he recounted several of his personal interactions with late Khushwant Singh the CM said a general feeling of bitterness prevailed in the state at that time and a team was appointed to bring down tempers, with Khuswant being a prominent member of it.

“One of the important legacies left behind by Khushwant was that he believed in truth, and what he wrote was simply truth. The author and his books will live in the hearts and minds of people till posterity,” he said.

“Khushwant was a man who spoke straight from his heart and that was a quality everyone admired,” he said.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Ad
Ad

SPORTS

Hockey Federation reprimands coach Harendra for his outburst against umpires

Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhubaneswar The International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Sunday officially reprimanded In ...

Australia humiliates England 8-1 to claim Hockey World Cup Bronze

    Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhubaneswar A rampaging Australia pumped out all their pent up frus ...

Hockey: Belgium win maiden World Cup title, Netherlands miss history and cup

    Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhubaneswar Playing to the script, Belgium held their nerves and downed ...

Ad

MARQUEE

Major buildings in India go blue as part of UNICEF’s campaign on World Children’s Day

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Several monuments across India turned blue today Nov 20 – the World Children ...

US school students discuss ways to gun control

             Students  discuss strategies on legislation, communities, schools, and mental health and ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Threat to Dilip Kumar’s Bungalow, Saira Banu Seeks PM’s Help

In January, the Economic Offences Wing of the Mumbai Police had registered a case of cheating against builder ...

Malayalam, Ladakhi films win big at IFFI

By Utpal Borpujari / Panaji (Goa) Indian cinema scored big at the 49th International Film Festival of India ( ...

Ad

@Powered By: Logicsart