The one-day Special Session of Punjab Assembly dedicated to 400th Prakash Purab of Shri Guru Teg Bahadur started today with paying tribute to eminent personalities, including freedom fighters, Armymen and athletes, who passed away after the last session. The Speaker Rana K. P. Singh read the obituary references.
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh led the Vidhan Sabha in paying the tributes. Two-minute silence was also observed to pay respect to the departed souls.
Those who were paid tributes included former Union Minister R. L. Bhatia, Ex-Ministers Gurnam Singh Abul Khurana, Gulzar Singh, Surjit Kaur Kalikat, Chaudhary Radha Krishan, former Pujab Minister Inderjit Singh Zira, former Chief Parliamentary Secretary Jagdish Sawhney, ex-MLAs Sukhdarshan Singh Marar, Jagraj Singh Gill, Freedom Fighters Kala Singh and Gurdev Singh among others.