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Lyallpuri: A hero of the peasantry

Amritsar, Punjab: Jagjit Singh Lyallpuri was the last Left stalwart who dedicated his entire life for the amelioration of the downtrodden of Punjab. He was born on April 10, 1917, the year when the Russian Revolution took place. Those were the times when anger against the British rule was brewing in India, particularly after the Jallianwala Bag massacre in Amritsar ...

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