29 February in History


Recipient of Bharat Ratna and the fourth Prime Minister of India, Morarji Ranchhodji Desai was born on 29 Feb 1896 at Bhadeli village near Bulsar in Gujarat. Morarji Desai, an Indian independence activist and also the first Prime Minister to head India’s first non-Congress Government, had served as the Chief Minister of Bombay Province. He gained global fame for his… Read More →

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