Swami Agnivesh Dies At 80- Last rites of social activist performed

Swami Agnivesh Dies At 80

Social activist Swami Agnivesh has passed away before turning 81.

He founded Bandhua Mukti Morcha (BMM) that led to the release of thousands of bonded labourers from various sites.

Arya Samaj leader Agnivesh went on to join politics on a Janata Party ticket in Haryana.

However, his political action didn’t last.

Swami Agnivesh won the Right Livelihood Award (2004) from India.

The last rites of former Haryana MLA Swami Agnivesh were performed at Behlpa village in Gurugram on September 12.

Swami Agnivesh Dies At 80

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