Sahitya Akademi Award winner, Baldev Singh Sadaknama has authored a book ‘Suraj Kade Marda Nahi’ (sun never dies). The book portrays many aspects of freedom fighter Udham Singh. The book is published by Unistarbooks. The book has been released and will be formally launched on July 31, 2020. Udham Singh 80th death anniversary will fall on July 31, 2020.
The essence of the Book:
The book portrays some facts pertaining to Colonel Reginal Dyer, also known as the butcher of Jallianwala bagh. It also covers how Udham Singh killed Michael O’ Dwyer, former lieutenant governor of Punjab on March 13, 1940, at Caxton Hall, London for which he was hanged on July 31, 1940.
About Baldev Singh Sadaknama:
Baldev Singh Sadaknama received the Sahitya Akademi Award 2011 for his novel Dhaahwan Dilli De Kingre. His novel ‘Suraj Di Aakh’, which was about the life of Maharaja Ranjit Singh won Dhahan Prize. His other novels include Sadaknaama, Laal Batti among others.