Baldev Singh Sadaknama who won Sahitya Akademi Award has authored a book ‘Suraj Kade Marda Nahi’. The Punjabi book portrays many aspects of freedom fighter Shaheed Sardar Udham Singh. The Suraj Kade Marda Nahi book is published by Unistar Books Private Limited. The Baldev Singh’s book has been released and will be officially launched on 31 July 2020. Shaheed Udham Singh 80th death anniversary will fall on July 31, 2020.

The essence of the Book

The Suraj Kade Marda Nahi book portrays some facts pertaining to Col Reginal Dyer, also known as the butcher of Jallianwala bagh (Amritsar). Book also covers how Shaheed Udham Singh killed Michael O’ Dwyer (British officer), former lieutenant governor of Punjab on March 13, 1940, at Caxton Hall, London for which he was hanged on July 31, 1940.

About Baldev Singh Sadaknama

Baldev Singh received the Sahitya Akademi Award 2011 for his novel Dhaahwan Dilli De Kingre. His novel ‘Suraj Di Aakh’, which was about the life of Maharaja Ranjit Singh won Dhahan Prize. Baldev Singh other novels include  Sadaknaama, Laal Batti among others.

Suraj Kade Marda Nahi book authored by Baldev Singh