Paash in jail-photo

Paash in custody during Moga agitation 1971




It was taken by Tarsem Purewal of Des Pardes in Batala bakhshikhana courts during Moga agitation 1972. Behind Paash, Romesh Handa is standing. Milkha Singh athlete was accompanying Purewal. After Paash was released, Purewal gave him the job with a motorcycle to collect matter for his paper and get it typed. The office was in an old kothi near Nawan Zamana office.


(Special thanks to Amarjit Chandan for this photo and information.)


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