Wed, 10 Jul 2013 16:45:00 GMT | By Saket Parekar, India Syndicate
The life story of Milkha Singh: Photo feature

MSN salutes the 'flying Sikh'



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The story of Milkha Singh's life remains as inspiring and as fascinating today, as it must have been when he rose to fame in the sixties. Heroes rise in hard times, it is said. Milkha Singh endured a mountain of pain and personal loss in his path to glory to give hope and inspiration to an entire generation. As Bhaag Milkha Bhaag gets ready to hit the screens, we bring you the real story behind the legend, the story of how an ordinary boy who fled Pakistan became the 'flying Sikh'.

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