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Milkha Singh passes away aged 91 due to COVID-19 complications

Flying Sikh 91-year-old Milkha Singh breathed his last at PGIMER on Friday night. The 1958 Commonwealth Games champion and 1960 Rome Olympian had contracted the virus on May 20 after one of their family cooks tested positive and was admitted to a private Mohali hospital on May 24.

Family statement:

We would like to inform you that Milkha Singh Ji passed away at 11.30 pm. on the 18th of June 2021. He fought hard but God has his ways and perhaps true love and companionship that both our mother Nirmal ji and now Dad have passed away: Jeev

 

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