Jammu, Apr 26: J&K Bharatiya Janata Party, leaders remembered and paid tributes to Maharaja Hari Singh on his death anniversary across the Union Territory of J&K.
According to a press note, J&K BJP President Ravinder Raina, accompanied by other senior party leaders paid tributes to Maharaja at party headquarter, Trikuta Nagar, Jammu.
Ravinder Raina said that Maharaja Hari Singh was a great reformer, visionary, a revolutionary and a patriotic ruler who forcefully established the idea of free India in First Indian Round Table Conference held in London. He said that the Maharaja was a true nationalist and patriot who played an important role in the independence struggle. Maharaja joined the whole of Jammu & Kashmir including the areas that are now under illegal occupation. He was also instrumental in framing Praja Parishad and all the prominent struggles of the common masses in J&K, he added.