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Lal Bahadur Shastri
लाल बहादुर शास्त्री

Lal Bahadur Shastri
2nd Prime Minister of India
In office
9 June 1964 â€“ 11 January 1966
President Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
Preceded by Gulzarilal Nanda
Succeeded by Gulzarilal Nanda
Minister of External Affairs
In office
9 June 1964 â€“ 18 July 1964
Preceded by Gulzarilal Nanda
Succeeded by Sardar Swaran Singh
Minister of Home Affairs
In office
4 April 1961 â€“ 29 August 1963
Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru
Preceded by Govind Ballabh Pant
Succeeded by Gulzarilal Nanda
Personal details
Born Lal Bahadur Shrivastava
(1904-10-02)2 October 1904
Mughalsarai Varanasi, United Provinces, British Raj
(now in Uttar Pradesh, India)
Died 11 January 1966(1966-01-11) (aged 61)
Tashkent, Uzbek SSR, Soviet Union
(now in Uzbekistan)
Political party Indian National Congress
Spouse(s) Lalita Devi
Residence 10 Janpath, New Delhi[1]
Alma mater Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth
Profession Academic
Activist
Religion Hinduism
Awards Bharat Ratna 1966 (Posthumous)

If Pakistan has any ideas of annexing any part of our territories by force, she should think afresh. I want to state categorically that force will be met with force and aggression against us will never be allowed to succeed.
Lal Bahadur Shastri
I am not as simple as I look.