Chandigarh, Apr 4 (PTI) The Haryana Government has decided to pay a guard of honour on the demise of freedom fighters and their widows.

A letter to this effect was issued to all the Divisional Commissioners, Deputy Commissioners and Sub Divisional Officers, an official release said here today.

“They have also been directed to inform the concerned police stations about their demise (freedom fighters) so that proper arrangements are made well in time to pay a guard of honour,” the release said.

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