Freedom fighter dies; funeral performed with state honour

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Sultanpur, Apr 28 (UNI) Last rites of freedom fighter Mohammad Shafi, who passed away late last night at his ancestral village Hati, were performed here with full state honour.

He was 95.

Nonagenarian took active part in war of independence and was a member of 'Azaad Hind Fauj.' SDM S N Pandey has granted Rs 6,000 as financial help to his widow Jauhar Bano.

A large number of people had gathered at the funeral.

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