President Kovind Pays Tribute To Lal Bahadur Shastri On 117th Birth Anniversary
On the occasion of Lal Bahadur Shastri's 117th birth anniversary, President Ram Nath Kovind paid floral tribute at Vijay Ghat. Shastri was born in Uttar Pradesh's Mughalsarai district on October 2, 1904, and shared his birth date with Mahatma Gandhi. He entered politics as a satyagraha in Indian National Movement. Further, he became the Minister of Police and Transport on August 15, 1947, and the PM of India in 1964.