Bharat Ratna Award to Lal Krishna Advani, PM Modi congratulated, said this
Bharat Ratna: Senior BJP leader and the country's seventh Deputy Prime Minister Lal Krishna Advani was born in Karachi, Pakistan on November 8, 1927, in a Hindu Sindhi family. Advani held the post of the seventh Deputy Prime Minister of India in the government of Atal Bihari Vajpayee between 2002 and 2004.
It has been announced to give Bharat Ratna to Lal Krishna Advani, one of the founding faces of BJP. PM Modi himself announced this by posting on X. The Prime Minister said in the post that his contribution to India's development is memorable. His life started from working at the grassroots level to serving as the Deputy Prime Minister of the country.
PM Modi said in a post that He has been the greatest and respected public leader. His contribution to the development of India is memorable. His life started from working at the grassroots level to serving as the Deputy Prime Minister of the country. He served as the Home Minister and Information and Broadcasting Minister. "But he distinguished himself from others even while working. His parliamentary interventions have always been exemplary and full of rich insight."
Lal Krishna Advani, a prominent BJP leader and the nation's seventh Deputy Prime Minister, was born on November 8, 1927, in Karachi, Pakistan, into a Hindu Sindhi family. Giani Devi is his mother's name, and Kishanchand Advani is his father. By trade, his father was an entrepreneur. His early schooling was at Karachi's St. Patrick's High School. Following this, he enrolled in Hyderabad, Sindh's DG National School. His family moved out of Pakistan during the partition and settled in Mumbai. He attended Bombay University's Law College here to study law. The name of his spouse is Kamla Advani. Jayant Advani is his son, and Pratibha Advani is his daughter.
Advani held the post of the seventh Deputy Prime Minister of India in the government of Atal Bihari Vajpayee between 2002 and 2004. Before this, he had been the Home Minister in the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) between 1998 and 2004. He is among those who laid the foundation of the Bharatiya Janata Party. During the 10th and 14th Lok Sabha, he played the role of Leader of the Opposition very well. He started his political career through the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh. In 2015, he was awarded the Padma Vibhushan, India's second-highest civilian honour.