Lal Bahadur Shastri

Lal Bahadur Shastri was an Indian politician who served as the second Prime Minister of India. He promoted the White Revolution – a national campaign to increase the production... Wikipedia

  • Born:  Lal Bahadur Srivastava, October 2, 1904, Mughalsarai, United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, British India, (now in Uttar Pradesh, India)
  • Died:  January 11, 1966, Tashkent, Uzbek SSR, Soviet Union, (now in Uzbekistan)
  • Nationality:  Indian
  • Political party:  Indian National Congress
  • Children:  6
  • Parents:  Sharda Prasad Srivastava (father), Ram Dulari Devi (mother)
  • Alma mater:  Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth
  • Civilian awards:  Bharat Ratna (1966)
  • President:  Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
  • Preceded by:  Gulzarilal Nanda
  • Succeeded by:  Gulzarilal Nanda
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