Others paid tributes included Arjuna awardees Gurcharan Singh Bhangu and Hari Chand. Congress’s Raj Kumar Chabbewal suggested that farmers who committed suicides should also be paid tributes.
Punjab Vidhan Sabha on Friday paid tributes to singer-turned politician Shubhdeep Singh Sidhu, popular as Sidhu Moosewala, who was shot dead in Mansa last month.
In its obituary references, the House also paid tributes to former ministers Hardeepinder Singh Badal and SAD leader Tota Singh. Others who were paid tributes included Arjuna awardees Gurcharan Singh Bhangu and Hari Chand. The House remembered freedom fighters, including Tara Singh, Swaran Singh, Karora Singh and Sukhraj Singh Sandhawalia.
Tributes were also paid to former MLAs, including Sukhdev Singh Sukhladhi and Shingara Ram Sahungra.