“Lal Bahadur Shastri: Lessons in Leadership”- Anil Shastri’s book launched by Dalai Lama
The Tibetian spiritual leader Dalai Lama launched a book on the life of Former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri in New Delhi. The book titled ‘Lal Bahadur Shastri: Lessons in Leadership’ is a biographical account co-authored by former PM’s son Anil Shastri and columnist Pavan Choudhary.
- Lal Bahadur Shastri was the second Prime Minister of the Republic of India and a leader of the Indian National Congress party. He led his life with great simplicity and honesty and was a great source of inspiration for all the countrymen.
About the book “Lal Bahadur Shastri: Lessons in Leadership”
- Highlights the rich values and principles of Former PM Lal Bahadur Shastri which may have moral lessons for masses.
- And also his exemplary leadership that helped the nation to overcome challenges viz. the acute food shortage, social unrest, hostile neighbors, etc.
- Contains an account of how Former PM Lal Bahadur Shastri handled questions of governance and politics even as he dealt with crises viz. the 1965 war with Pakistan.
Note: The slogan “Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan” (Honor the Soldier, Honor the Farmer) was given by our honorable PM Lal Bahadur Shastri.