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Nanaji Deshmukh

PM Modi, Vice-President Naidu Pay Tributes To Jayaprakash Narayan, Nanaji Deshmukh

Oct 11, 2020 PTI

‘I bow to Loknayak JP on his Jayanti. He valiantly fought for India's freedom,’ Prime Minister Modi said. Social activist Jayaprakash Narayan popularly known as ‘JP’, was born on this day in 1902.

Former President Pranab Mukherjee Receives Bharat Ratna

Aug 08, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Pranab Mukherjee served as India's 13th President from 2012-2017.

Have Got More From People Of Our Country Than I Have Given: Pranab Mukherjee On Being Given Bharat Ratna

Former President Pranab Mukherjee, Bharatiya Jana Sangh leader Nanaji Deshmukh and singer Bhupen Hazarika will be conferred the country's highest civilian award Bharat Ratna.

Pranab Mukherjee, Nanaji Deshmukh, Bhupen Hazarika Awarded Bharat Ratna

Jan 25, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

In an official statement, the government said Deshmukh and Hazarika were conferred the award posthumously.

A Moral Visionary

For him, politics was not an end in itself, he made it meaningful. When he stepped into Chitrakoot, he was already 75 years old. In a brief period he demonstrated the viability of a self-reliant village community.

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