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Under the Amrit Festival of Independence in Auraiya, on Thursday, a lamp was lit in the Amrit Shaheed Upvan and bowed with reverence. CO Ajitmal was also present on this occasion.
From May 12 to May 16, 1857, in the Bijalpur village of the Ruggi region, the regional fighters had driven the British out of the area by their might in the war with the British. In this war 81 fighters including five real brothers resident of Bijalpur village were martyred. As part of the 75th anniversary of the Amrit Mahotsav of independence, District Magistrate Prakashchandra Srivastava gave the gift of Amrit Shaheed Upvan to the villagers in the memory of the martyr fighters in Bijalpur village.
Police personnel remembered the brave sons by lighting a lamp.
On Thursday late evening, CO Ajitmal Pradeep Kumar, Ayanathan President Bhagirath Singh, along with police personnel and villagers, paid a salute in the memory of the martyrs in the Amrit Shaheed Upvan under construction and remembered the 81 fighters who were martyred during the war with the British by lighting a lamp. On the other hand, constables Sonia and Varsha made Rangoli in the memory of the martyrs in the garden premises.
After this, CO Pradeep Kumar saluted the martyrs by lighting a lamp near five neem trees in the memory of the martyrs. During this village head Shyam Singh Nishad, Santosh, Shailendra Gurjar, Bharat, Ravi Sengar, Rampal Singh, Ramlal, Premshankar, Kunwarpal Singh, Takdir Singh etc. villagers were present.
CO Ajitmal lit the lamp along with the police personnel.