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Remembering India's freedom fighters: Lala Lajpat Rai

New Delhi: If there was anyone known as the Lion of Punjab during British rule,  it was  Lala Lajpat Rai, also called Punjab Kesari. Born on January 28, 1865 in village Dhudike, in present day

PTI [ Updated: August 03, 2013 7:59 IST ]
remembering india s freedom fighters lala lajpat rai
remembering india s freedom fighters lala lajpat rai

New Delhi: If there was anyone known as the Lion of Punjab during British rule,  it was  Lala Lajpat Rai, also called Punjab Kesari.






Born on January 28, 1865 in village Dhudike, in present day Moga district of Punjab, Lajpat Rai was the eldest son of his parents.

He was the eldest son of Munshi Radha Kishan Azad and Gulab Devi. His father was an Aggarwal Bania by caste.

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