Union Home Minister Amit Shah unveils 14 feet high statue of Lok Nayak Jayprakash Narayan at Sitabdiara in Saran district, Bihar. He paid floral tribute to socialist icon Jayaprakash Narayan on his birth anniversary at his ancestral village at Sitabdiara. Home Minister Amit Shah highlighted the welfare schemes of the Union government.
Key Points related to the Statue of Lok Nayak Jayprakash Narayan
- Home Minister Amit Shah highlighted the fulfillment of the dreams of Sampoorna Kranti launched by Jayaprakash Narayan.
- Jayaprakash devoted his entire life to the nation and society.
- The occasion was felicitated by Union Minister Nityanand Rai, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath, and several other political leaders.
About Jayaprakash Narayan
Jayaprakash Narayan is popularly known as JP or Lok Nayak. He was an independent activist, theorist, socialist and political leader. He was born on 11th October 1902 in the village of Sitabdiara, Ballia district, Bihar. He was awarded Bharat Ratna Award in 1999 (Posthumously).