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Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, Sukhdev not hanged on February 14, 1931

Viral Claim: The message viral every year around the Valentine’s day claims, Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, Sukhdev, the trio were awarded death sentence in the Lahore conspiracy case on February 14, 1931

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Forget Valentine's Day, 14 Feb should be 'black day' to remember Bhagat Singh
( 14 feb Black day of indian History.)
The activists, while paying glowing tributes to Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev, claimed that the trio were awarded death sentence in the Lahore conspiracy case on February 14, 1931 though they were hanged on March 23 that year.
Jay Hind.
JAY JAVAN.. JAY KISHAN

The activists, while paying glowing tributes to Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev, claimed that the trio were awarded death sentence in the Lahore conspiracy case on February 14, 1931 though they were hanged on March 23 that year. Inderjit Karwal, senior state Vice-President Shiv Sena (Bal Thackeray) and Rajesh Palta, Vice President Shiv Sena Punjab, said February 14 was a "black day, rather than a love day, as our heroes were awarded death sentence on this day". Jai hind🙏🏻

Today 14th feb celebrated as Valentine day. We are celebrating this day with full excitement but the thing to know is that on 14 feb our freedom fighters Bhagat Singh was hanged on along with Rajguru & Sukhdev. इंकलाब जिंदाबाद प्रेमी, पागल, और कवी एक ही चीज से बने होते है

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Facts Check Analysis: The same message has been viral over the years claiming that freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Shivaram Rajguru and Sukhdev Thapar were hanged to death on February 14, 1931.

Now again the message is viral in the year 2019, with some modification. See the below link to know how this message was viral previous years and back again in 2019.

As per the defenceforumindia, it posted a image claiming the death certificate of Bhagat Singh

Read how this news was viral in 2017 and 2018

How is Bhagat Singh hanging related to Valentines day?

Were Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru Were Hanged On 14th February 1931, Fake

As per tribuneindia, Indian freedom struggle heroes Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev were executed in Central Jail, Lahore, on this day, March 23, in 1931. An image of Page 1 of The Tribune dated March 25, 1931, carrying the news of the hanging and related issues can be seen below. 

 

From The Tribune archives: 'Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev executed'

Chandigarh, March 23 Indian freedom struggle heroes Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev were executed in Central Jail, Lahore, on this day, March 23, in 1931. An image of Page 1 of The Tribune dated March 25, 1931, carrying the news of the hanging and related issues can be seen below.

Bhagar Singh, Sukheo and Rajguru – These three were the real heroes of our freedom struggle against the British rule. They were hanged on 23rd march, 1931 at 7:30 PM.

Prime Minister paying tribute to the trio on March 23, 2018, verify the facts.

The martyrdom of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhdev was a watershed moment in our history. Every Indian is proud that these three great men belong to our land. At the peak of their youth they sacrificed their lives so that others can live a life of freedom and dignity.

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