Chandigarh/SAS Nagar, December 12, 2019 (Yes Punjab News)
The mortal remains of renowned senior journalist S. Shangara Singh Bhullar (74), who died on Wednesday evening, were consigned to the flames by his son S. Ramneeq Singh and S. Chetan Pal Singh at cremation ground, Sector-57, Mohali, here today.
The Health & Family Welfare and Labour Minister, Punjab, Mr. Balbir Singh Sidhu paid tribute and laid wreath on behalf of the Chief Minister Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh. He also shared his condolences with the deceased’s wife Mrs. Amarjit Kaur Bhullar and said that Mr. Bhullar’s demise was irreparable loss not only for the family, but for the journalistic world and society at large. S. Bhullar worked as editor in Daily Punjabi vernaculars Rozana Spokesman, Punjabi Tribune, Punjabi Jagran and Desh Videsh Times.
The Deputy Director (Press) from Public Relations Department, Punjab Dr. Ajit Kanwal Singh Hamdard laid wreath on behalf of Chief Minister’s Media Advisor Mr. Raveen Thukral, while Mr. Navdeep Singh Gill, President, Punjab Public Relations Officers’ Association and Mr. Narinder Pal Singh Jagdeo laid wreath on the body on behalf of DPR, Punjab.
Mr. Saurabh Duggal, General Secretary, Chandigarh Press Club also paid homage by laying wreath.
Member Parliament Mr. Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa, Former Minister Mr. Sewa Singh Sekhwan, Former Member Parliament Mr. Simranjit Singh Mann, Managing Editor of Punjabi Daily Ajit Dr. Barjinder Singh Hamdard, Editor of Punjabi Tribune Dr. Swarajbir Singh, MD of Rozana Spokesman Mrs. Jagjit Kaur, Chief General Manager Of Jagran Group Mr. Mohinder Kumar, Former Editors of Punjabi Tribune Mr. Gulzar Singh Sandhu, Mr. Sidhu Damdami & Mr. Surinder Singh Tej, News Editor Punjabi Tribune Mrs. Arwinder Kaur Johal, Writer & Former IAS Officer JK Singh, Renowned Editor Dr. Atamjit Singh, Renowned Writer Mr. Manmohan Singh Daun, Artist Bal Mukand Sharma, Former Joint Director of Public Relations Department Mr. Gurwaryam Singh, Film Producer Mr. Darshan Aulakh and others were among those who attended the cremation.