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Today is the death anniversary of India’s second prime minister, Lal Bahadur Shastri .

Lal Bahadur Shastri- on his death anniversary.

Lal Bahadur Shastri was India's second Prime Minister,of Independent India.His famous slogan is Jai Jawan Jai Kisan,captures the spirit of India and inspires all generations.He promoted the White  Revolution and Green Revolution in India, which led to an increase in the production of milk supply and food grain , respectively.

He was only 16 when Mahatma Gandhi called upon the countrymen to join the Non-Cooperation Movement.He was deeply influenced by of Mahatma Gandhi.

He was the first person to be posthumously awarded the Bharat Ratna (1966).

Shastri's Prime Ministership came to an abrupt end on 10th January 1966, when he suddenly expired in Tashkent, then in USSR and currently the capital of Uzbekistan, He was there to discuss and sign an agreement.

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