Mani Ram Bagri

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"My question is that the way Guru Tegh Bahadur’s place of martyrdom was commemorated in a foreign land, the way Ram, Krishna and other great people’s places of martyrdom was commemorated, then can the Government cite a reason that in their own country the site of martyrdom of the Father of the Nation cannot be commemorated? Actually the Government is sold out to the Birlas!". [7]

Sh. Mani Ram Bagri

Despite his rivalry between the Congress Leaders, he maintained a cordial relationship with prominent leaders such as Jawaharlal Nehru and Mahatma Gandhi.

He officially retired from politics in the late 1980s as the Indira Gandhi government slowly dissolved. He outlived most of his league-in-arms and spent the rest of his life at his residence in Hissar, and the chowk in which it is located is, till date, known in his honour as Bagri Chowk. Bagri, ailing for the past few years, died in Hissar on 31 January 2012 at the age of 92 years.

Ramdhari Singh, Madhu Limay, Mani Ram Bagri, Dr Ram Manohar Lohia, B P Maurya,S M Joshi Limaye, Mani Ram Bagri, Lohia and S M Joshi.jpg
Ramdhari Singh, Madhu Limay, Mani Ram Bagri, Dr Ram Manohar Lohia, B P Maurya,S M Joshi
Sh. Mani Ram Bagri with Sh. Lal Bahadur Shastri Mani Ram Bagri with Shastri.jpg
Sh. Mani Ram Bagri with Sh. Lal Bahadur Shastri
Najma Heptulla, Mani Ram Bagri, Subhash Bagri, Rajiv Gandhi, Balram Jakhar Mani Ram Bagri with Rajiv Gandhi and others.jpg
Najma Heptulla, Mani Ram Bagri, Subhash Bagri, Rajiv Gandhi, Balram Jakhar
Balram Jakhar, Mohammad Hidayatulla, Mani Ram Bagri, Indira Gandhi, Neelam Sanjeeva Reddy Mani Ram Bagri with Jakhar, Hidayatullah, Indira Gandhi and Sanjiva Reddy.png
Balram Jakhar, Mohammad Hidayatulla, Mani Ram Bagri, Indira Gandhi, Neelam Sanjeeva Reddy
Ch. Mani Ram Bagri with friends Mani Ram Bagri with Morarji Desai.jpg
Ch. Mani Ram Bagri with friends

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