Panaji, Jun 14 (UNI) The state government will felicitate 41 freedom fighters, both living and posthumous, on Goa Revolution Day on June 18.
Governor S C Jamir and Chief Minister Digambar Kamat will honour them in presence of ministers and other dignitaries at a function to be held at Azad Maidan in the city on that day.
It was on June 18, 1946, that renowned freedom fighter Dr Ram Manohar Lohia gave a clarion call for liberating Goa from the Portuguese rulers.
The state will also pay rich tributes to the martyrs and freedom fighters by organising different functions on that day.
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