Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti 2018: Inspirational Quotes By India’s second PM Lal Bahadur Shastrihttps://indianexpress.com/photos/lifestyle-gallery/lal-bahadur-shastri-jayanti-2018-inspirational-quotes-5382123/

Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti 2018: Inspirational Quotes By India’s second PM Lal Bahadur Shastri

Lal Bahadur Shastri Quotes: Lal Bahadur Shastri, held the office from 1964 to 1966 and during Jawaharlal Nehru’s term as the first prime minister, he was the minister of home affairs

Lal Bahadur Shastri, Lal Bahadur Shastri Quotes

India remembers the second Prime Minster of Independent India, Lal Bahadur Shastri on his birth anniversary today. Shastri held the office from 1964 to 1966 and during Jawaharlal Nehru’s term as the first prime minister, he was the minister of home affairs. The leader shares his birthday with Mahatma Gandhi on October 2. But while Shastri was born in 1904 in Mughalsarai which is currently in Uttar Pradesh, Gandhi was born in 1869. From the man who coined the term, “Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan!”, here are some of his influential quotes. (Designed by Rajan Sharma)

Lal Bahadur Shastri, Lal Bahadur Shastri Quotes

Lal Bahadur Shastri was considered as the most humble and mild-mannered prime minister India has ever had. (Designed by Rajan Sharma)

Lal Bahadur Shastri, Lal Bahadur Shastri Quotes

Though he was a Nehruvian socialist, Shastri’s personality was in stark contrast to that of Nehru. (Designed by Rajan Sharma)

Lal Bahadur Shastri, Lal Bahadur Shastri Quotes

His modesty still defines him as one of the most noble in India's struggle for freedom. (Designed by Rajan Sharma)

Lal Bahadur Shastri, Lal Bahadur Shastri Quotes

The late Prime Minister often had a low profile during his tenure. (Designed by Rajan Sharma)

Lal Bahadur Shastri, Lal Bahadur Shastri Quotes

Shastri breathed his last on January 11, 1966. (Designed by Rajan Sharma)