Freedom Fighters from Punjab

Updated: October 17, 2018 By: Wikilistia Staff

Freedom fighters are the persons who battled against British government to remove the force of forces of tyranny and dictatorship. The British government tortured the people of our country by dictatorship. After a long struggle our freedom fighters shoo the British government from the country. Many freedom fighters of Punjab taken part in freedom fight for the freedom of country. Many freedom fighters of Punjab died for their country in the freedom struggle. Below are the list of freedom fighters of Punjab which include the names like Lala Lajpat Rai, Harnam Singh Saini, Udham Singh, Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev Thapar.

Freedom Fighters from Punjab [List]
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    1. 1. Bhagat Singh

      Bhagat Singh

      Bhagat Singh is a great freedom fighter who used the violence against British government for the independence of his country. At the age of 23 Bhagat was became a folk hero of the Indian independence movement. He was born on 1907 in Banga, Punjab. Bhagat Singh was died on 23rd March 1931 in Lahore, Punjab. He played a big role in independence of country.

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    2. 2. Lala Lajpat Rai

      Lala Lajpat Rai

      Lala Lajpat Rai was a great freedom fighter who died for his country. He was born on 28th January 1865 in Dhudike, Punjab. He was a politician, freedom fighter and author. Lala was popularly known as Punjab Kesari. He played a great role in the Indian independence movement. He completed his education from Government Higher Secondary School. Lala Lajpat Rai was died on 17th November 1928 in Lahore.

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    3. 3. Udham Singh

      Udham Singh

      Udham Singh was born on 26th December 1899 in Sunam, Punjab. He was a great Indian revolutionary and freedom fighter belonging to the Ghadar Party. Sometimes Udham refers to as Shaheed-i-Azam Sardar Udham Singh. The British government hanged him on 31st July 1940 in Pentonville Prison, United Kingdom. He killed assassinating Michael O' Dwyer, the former Lieutenant Governor of the Punjab in India on 13th March 1940.  

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    4. 4. Sukhdev Thapar

      Sukhdev Thapar

      Sukhdev Thapar was a great Indian revolutionary who was hanged on 23rd March 1931 at the age of 23 in Lahore. Sukhdev was a senior member of Hindustan Socialist Republican Association. He was born on 15th May 1907 in Ludhiana, Punjab. He played a crucial role in freedom fight for independence. He was best remembered for his involvement in Lahore conspiracy case of 18th December 1928.

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    5. 5. Baba Gurdit Singh

      Baba Gurdit Singh

      Baba Gurdit Singh was born on 25th August 1860 in Sarhali, Punjab. He chartered a Japanese ship, the Komagata Maru, in 1914 to go to Canada to help his compatriots whose journey to Canada were being blocked. He is a great Indian socialist revolutionary and died for the independence of his country. Baba Gurdit Singh had one son Baba Balwant Singh.

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    6. 6. Sohan Singh Bhakna

      Sohan Singh Bhakna

      Sohan Singh Bhakna is a great freedom fighter and founding president of Ghadar Party. He was born in 1870 Khutrai Khurd, British India and died in 1968 in Amritsar. When Sohan Singh was 10 years old, he married with Bishan Kaur. The goal of Ghadar party was to overthrow British colonial authority in India through revolution.

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    7. 7. Sohan Singh Josh

      Sohan Singh Josh

      Sohan Singh Josh was a great freedom fighter of Punjab who died for the independence of his country. He was born on 12th November 1898 in Amritsar and died on 29 July 1982. Josh passed 10th class from D.A.V. school Amritsar. Sohan Singh Josh was a leader of Naujawan Bharat Sabha and Kirti Kisan Party. He zealously opposed the British Sarkar in India.

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    8. 8. Kartar Singh Sarabha

      Kartar Singh Sarabha

      Kartar Singh Sarabha was the most famous and reputed martyrs of Punjab who was born on 24th May 1896 in Sarabha Village, Ludhiana. He was only 17 years when he started fight against British Sarkar for independence of India. Kartar Singh was hanged by British Sarkar in central jail of Lahore on 16th November 1915 at the age 19. Bhagat Singh was inspired by him.

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    9. 9. Madan Lal Dhingra

      Madan Lal Dhingra

      Madan Lal Dhingra was an Indian independence activist who was born on 18th September 1883 in Amritsar. After completing his schooling study Dhingra went to Lahore for graduation at Government College University. He was hanged by British Sarkar on 17th August 1909 in Pentonville Prison, London, Britain. He was the leader of Indian Independence Movement.

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    10. 10. Bhai Balmukund

      Bhai Balmukund

      Bhai Balmukund was a great Indian revolutionary freedom fighter who was born in 1889 in a Sikh family. He was hanged on 8th May 1915 in Ambala central jail along with his companions Master Amir Chand, Awadh Behari, and Basant Kumar Biswas. On 23rd December 1912 Bhai Balmukund thrown the bomb on Lord Hardinge when he was marching in a state through the Chandni Chowk, Delhi.

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    11. 11. Dulla Bhatti

      Dulla Bhatti

      Dulla Bhatti which is also spelled as Dulha Bhatti was an Indian Punjabi Revolutionary came from a Muslim Rajput family of the of the zamindar class. He was revolting against the emperor Akbar and his Mughal rule. Abdullah Bhatti was born four months after the death of his father. Dulla was hanged in Lahore by the Akbar his last words were"No honourable son of Punjab will ever sell the soil of Punjab".

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    12. 12. Harnam Singh Saini

      Harnam Singh Saini

      Harnam Singh Saini was one of the passionate Indian freedom fighter who was hanged by the British colonial government in Lahore, British India. There was not any crime for which he was hanged but according to British Colonial government, Harnam Singh instigating revolt against the empire.

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