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Which is the eminent political figure whom you admire and who made an impact in you? Why?

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Asked by Muktha Radhakrishnan, 18 Aug '09 05:25 pm
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I admire Lal Bhadur Sashtri very much.!!!!
Lal Bahadur was born on 2nd October in the year 1904 in Ram Nagar, Mughalsarai, United Provinces, British India as Lal Bahadur Srivastava. His father Sharada Prasad was a poor school teacher, who later became a clerk in the Revenue Office at Allahabad..

Lal Bahadur's father died when he was only a year and a half old. While in Varanasi, Shastri once went with his friends to see a fair on the other bank of the Ganges. On the way back he had no money for the boat fare. Instead of borrowing from his friends, he jumped into the river and swam to the other bank..

In 1927, Shastri married Lalita Devi of Mirzapur. In spite of the prevailing hefty dowry tradition, Shastri accepted only a charkha and a few yards of khadi as dowry. In 1930, he threw himself into the freedom struggle during Mahatma Gandhi's Salt Satyagraha. He was imprisoned for two and a half years..
Following India's independence, Shastri was appointed Parliamentary Secretary ...more
Answered by anantharaman, 19 Aug '09 10:12 am

 
  
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Indra Gandhi.
Answered by Manju Sikri, 19 Aug '09 12:33 pm

 
  
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Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak- is the first to raise his voice against British- is the first to spread SWARAJ- is the first started celebrating Vinayak Visherjan- which is in vogue till in Maharashtra! Had he lived for another 20 years, we would have had a much stronger more united ang larger Idia.
Answered by MajorVLoganathan, 18 Aug '09 07:18 pm

 
  
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Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel . Because of his sharp mind, diplomacy and silence.
Answered by peekay first, 18 Aug '09 06:32 pm

 
  
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Mahatma Gandhi for his honesty and truthfulness. These are the two virtues which I cherish dearly .
Answered by Mitali Choudhury, 18 Aug '09 05:30 pm

 
  
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Late sri Biju patnaik,former Chief Minister of Orissa,for his dynamism.
Answered by Damodar Biswal, 18 Aug '09 05:27 pm

 
  
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Mahatma Gandhi, because he was true in his approach towards politics too.
Answered by Aditya Misra, 18 Aug '09 05:27 pm

 
  
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