Fauja Singh: The story of India's marathon man
At 89, love for life is mostly gone. There is a bed. There are medicines to take. And there is an endless wait for the final exit. But there are a few people in this world who cock a snook at time. Fauja Singh, a man who started long distance running at the age of 89 is one of them. Click below to read the story of this remarkable man
Born on 1 Aprill 1911 in Beas Pind, near Jalandhar, Fauja could not walk properly till he was five years old. A lean figure and slender legs did not give him enough strength to walk.