Lal Bahadur Shastri

Lal Bahadur Shastri, the former Prime Minister of India, is commemorated on his birth anniversary, which falls on October 2nd. He was a prominent figure in India’s freedom struggle and a staunch advocate of peace and equality. Shastri Ji’s leadership during challenging times, especially his slogan “Jai Jawan Jai Kisan” (Hail the Soldier, Hail the Farmer), is remembered and celebrated for its emphasis on the contribution of soldiers and farmers to the nation’s progress.