Gulzarilal Nanda

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Gulzarilal Nanda
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Gulzari Lal Nanda
Caretaker Prime Minister of India
In office
11 January 1966 – 24 January 1966
PresidentSarvepalli Radhakrishnan
Preceded byLal Bahadur Shastri
Succeeded byIndira Gandhi
In office
27 May 1964 – 9 June 1964
PresidentSarvepalli Radhakrishnan
Preceded byJawaharlal Nehru
Succeeded byLal Bahadur Shastri
Minister of Home Affairs
In office
29 August 1963 – 14 November 1966
Prime MinisterJawaharlal Nehru
Lal Bahadur Shastri
Indira Gandhi
Preceded byLal Bahadur Shastri
Succeeded byYashwantrao Chavan
Personal details
Born(1898-07-04)4 July 1898
Sialkot, Punjab, British India
(now in Punjab, Pakistan)
Died15 January 1998(1998-01-15) (aged 99)
Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Political partyIndian National Congress
Spouse(s)Lakshmi
Children2 sons and 1 daughter
Alma materAllahabad University

Gulzari Lal Nanda (4 July 1898 – 15 January 1998)[1][2] was an Indian politician and economist. He was the caretaker Prime Minister of India for two short periods following the deaths of Jawaharlal Nehru in 1964 and Lal Bahadur Shastri in 1966.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Rediff On The NeT: Former PM Gulzari Lal Nanda dead". Rediff.com. Retrieved 2015-05-25.
  2. Profile of Gulzari Lal Nanda