Demonstration in Capital demanding Bharat Ratna for Dhayan Chand TNN | Jan 28, 2014, 01.21 AM IST NEW DELHI: Demanding Bharat Ratna for Dhyan Chand, former hockey player Rajesh Chauhan will lead a peaceful demonstration of hockey lovers at the Jantar Mantar in the Capital on Wednesday. Major Dhyan Chand deserved it (Bharat Ratna) more than anyone else as he brought lot of pride and glory to the nation in difficult times, Chauhan said in a release. Denying him this just honor will be detrimental to the spirit of meritocracy in the country. Chauhan said the demonstration, to be held under the banner of Rashtra Sammaan Abhiyaan, will be held at 3 pm and asked former hockey players and the public to join it in large numbers to support the call for the top honour for the hockey legend.
Posted on: Tue, 28 Jan 2014 06:21:48 +0000
Recently Viewed Topics