Motivational Story of Lal Bahadur Shastri

Bharat Ratna Lal Bahadur Shastri, who gave the slogen "Jai Jawan Jai Kisan", a great freedom fighter, leader of Indian National Congress Party and the second Prime Minister of independent India. Shastri was born on 2nd October, 1904 in Mughal Sarai, Uttar Pradesh (British India). His father was a school teacher, but he passed away when Shastri was very young. Shastri's mother took him to her parents home, Mirzapur. Because of poor financial condition, he used to walk 8 miles and swim across the Ganga river everyday to reach school and to avoid the expense of boat. Lal Bahadur went [...]