The Indian sprinter, popularly known as Flying Sikh, died in Chandigarh around 11.30 pm on Friday late due to corona infection, before that on Sunday, Milkha’s 85-year-old wife Nirmal Saini and former Indian volleyball team captain Nirmal Kaur. had died due to corona infection, Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi has condoled the death of Milkha Singh, tell that Milkha Singh was hit by corona infection on 20 May, his family cooking cook got corona After which Milkha and his wife Nirmal became corona positive, later on 24 May they were admitted to a nearby hospital, after that they were discharged from the hospital on 30 May, later on 3 June He was admitted to PGIMER’s Nehru Hospital after a drop in oxygen level, according to the information, his corona report came negative on Thursday and on Friday evening due to poor health and lack of oxygen, the condition worsened. He was in stable condition on Thursday evening.
He died late on Friday, if we talk about Milkha Singh’s family, then his family consists of his son golfer Jeev Milkha Singh and three daughters, Milkha Singh has won many gold medals during his time, mainly in 1958 Commonwealth Games.
He also won the yellow medal, was in the 1960 Rome Olympics in which he finished fourth in the 400 m final, also represented India in the 1956 and 1964 Olympics, later he was awarded the Padma Shri in 1959. Many films have also been made on Milkha Singh, mainly including the Bollywood film ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ in which famous actor and producer Farhan Akhtar played his character, tell that the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, India’s great Flying Sikh sprinter. Condoling the death of Milkha Singh, Narendra Modi tweeted, “With the passing of Milkha Singh ji, we have lost a great sportsperson who had a special place in the hearts of countless Indians. He was loved by millions with his inspiring personality. I am hurt by his demise.’ He further wrote, ‘I spoke to Milkha Singh ji a few days back. I didn’t know it would be our last thing. My condolences to his family and his fans around the world. Talking about Milkha Singh’s siblings and the whole family, Milkha Singh had fifteen siblings, before the riots seven siblings died of illness, after that their parents and siblings were killed in the riots, Milkha Singh was born on 20 November 1929 in Govindpura, Pakistan.