March 27, 2023

Nirmal Saini (Volleyball) Biography, Age, Death, Husband, Children, Family, Facts, Wiki & More

Updated On : March 5, 2022

Short Biography

Nirmal Saini was born on 10-10-1938 in Sheikhupura in the state of Punjab, Pakistan. She was a former Indian Volleyball Player and a wife of Flying Singh (Milkha Singh).

Other Name: Nirmal Milkha Singh, Nirmal Kaur

Nirmal Saini Complete Bio & Career

Nirmal was born in the Sheikhupura district of Punjab currently in Pakistan. Her childhood was spent there and she got her basic education from a local government school. Saini completed her Master's degree in Political Science from Punjab University. She was a good player of Volleyball from her college days. She participated in many district and state-level competitions during her study. 
She represented Indian Women Volleyball Team at the international level as the captain of the team. In 1962, she married the legendry Indian Sprinter Milkh Singh. Milkha Singh was a great Indian athlete who represented India all over the world. He was five times the winner of the Gold medal at international events. He was honored with Padma Shri Award by the Government of India for his contribution to Athletics. 
Nirmal was suffering from COVID-19 complications and was admitted to PGIMER, Chandigarh. Her health was deteriorating continuously and her oxygen level was falling. After fighting a battle for life for three weeks, she died on 13 June. Her Husband Milkha Singh was Also admitted to the hospital for the treatment of the deadly virus. 


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Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

She died at the age of 82 on 13-06-2021 in Mohali from battling with COVID-19.

DEATHDAY 13 June,2021 (Tuesday)
DEATH PLACE Mohali, Punjab

Nirmal Saini Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was married to Milkha Singh (Flying Singh) in 1962. Together the couple was blessed with three daughters and a son Jeev Milkha Singh who is a golfer

Life's Important Dates Of Nirmal Saini

Body Measurements

Breast Size 36
Waist Size 34
Hip Size 36
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Sheikhupura, Pakistan
Nationality Indian
Religion Sikh
Address Chandigarh, India
School N/A
College Punjab University
Qualification Post Graduate
Hobbies Reading and Cooking
Marital Status Married
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Red
Favorite Player Milkha Singh
Favorite Sport Volleyball
Favorite Actor Yograj Singh
Favorite Singer Surinder Kaur
Favorite Place Chandigarh
Favorite Dress Suits
Favorite Accessories Earings

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Nirmal Saini

  • Nirmal is better known as the wife of Great Indian Sprinter ''Milkha Singh''.
  • She was a social worker and helped many poor children to get an education.
  • Her husband could not attend her cremation ceremony as he was also admitted to ICU for treatment.

Nirmal Saini Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Nirmal Saini was 82 years 8 months & 3 days old age.