India's great sprinter Milkha Singh passed away late on Friday night. There is a wave of mourning in the whole country due to the news. Milkha Singh lost his life on June 18 after fighting a prolonged battle with Covid -19. He was tested positive with Covid 19 a month ago and his reports also came negative. However, in the last few days, suddenly he had difficulty breathing and after the oxygen level dropped he was admitted to the hospital but he passed away late at night. A few days ago his wife also passed away due to coronavirus.
After hearing the news of Milkha Singh's demise, the whole country was shocked and stunned. Everyone is paying tribute to the legendary flying Sikh of the country with teary eyes. Meanwhile, Twitter is flooded with the condolence and tributes of Netizens for the late MIlkha Singh. They are remembering him for his contribution to making India Shine on the world stage in the Olympics. And for the wonderful person, he was.
From big personalities to common people, everyone is remembering and paying tribute to the legend Milkha Singh on social media.
We may not have seen you compete, but every time we ran fast as kids, we ran 'like Milkha Singh'. And for me, that will always be the legend you leave behind. You didn't just run, you inspired. Rest in peace, sir. #MilkhaSingh pic.twitter.com/SbwrqJJHx9— Sunil Chhetri (@chetrisunil11) June 19, 2021
The Flying Sikh has flown away but the legend shall live on forever! #MilkhaSingh— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) June 19, 2021
What #MilkhaSingh ji achieved through his grit, determination, hardwork and exemplary talent will remain a part of Indian sports folklore. A life to be celebrated. My Condolences to his family. Om Shanti 🙏🏼 pic.twitter.com/i1g270kKf3— Venkatesh Prasad (@venkateshprasad) June 19, 2021
Incredibly sad to hear about the demise of #MilkhaSingh ji. The one character I forever regret not playing on-screen!— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) June 19, 2021
May you have a golden run in heaven, Flying Sikh. Om shanti, Sir 🙏🏻
"You don't have to be great to start,— Omkar Rasal (@OmkarRasalOR) June 19, 2021
But you have to start to be great"...This quote always motivates me sir..u will be always remembered...R.I.P. Milkha Singh Sir.... #MilkhaSingh #RIPMilkhaSinghji #RIPMilkhaSingh pic.twitter.com/jD7MMSblur
करोड़ों युवाओं के प्रेरणास्त्रोत, पद्म श्री #MilkhaSingh जी के निधन से अत्यंत दुखी हूं। उनको मेरी भावभीनी श्रद्धांजलि। फ़्लायिंग सिख की कहानी हमेशा ही खिलाड़ियों को प्रेरित करती रहेगी। ईश्वर दिवंगत आत्मा को शांति प्रदान करे और परिजनों को संबल दे। ॐ शांति। pic.twitter.com/3MmHnUyBNR— Prashant Mishra 🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳 (@imprashant0) June 19, 2021
वो लंबी उड़ाने भरता था— sidharajsinhji c. padhiyar (प्रतिहार) 🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳 (@SidharajsinhjiC) June 19, 2021
जो देश के ऊपर मरता था
जब भागता रोके न रुकता था
मान के साथ ही लड़ता था
वो मिलखा कभी ना रुक सकता
जो वक्त को रोका करता था … #MilkhaSinghRIP #MilkhaSingh #MilkhaSinghDeath pic.twitter.com/BFaonKZy8u
" You don't have to be great start, but you have to start to be great"#MilkhaSingh the #FlyingSikh will be stay in forever,heartiest memorial missed you sir.— Pranav Kumar Deo 🇮🇳 (@pranav_k2015) June 19, 2021
RIP #OmShanti #MilkhaSingh #मिल्खासिंह #फ्लाइंगसिख pic.twitter.com/P3A4UMhjhf