There are thousands of martyrs who sacrificed their lives for the freedom of the country from the British colonialists. The name of Shaheed Udham Singh will be remembered along with that of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, in this respect.
Shaheed Udham Singh was hanged for killing Sir Michael O’ Dwyer, Lt. Governor of Punjab, who was responsible for the 1919 Jallianwallabagh massacre in which hundreds of people were killed. Shaheed Udham Singh was hanged on 31st July 1940. He was only 41 years old.
Udham Singh Nagar District in Uttarakhand is named after Shaheed Udham Singh.
Respectful Homage to the memory of one of the great martyrs of the country!