LK Advani, Venkaiah Naidu pay tribute to GB Pant on 130th birth anniversary

On his 130th birth anniversary, political leaders paid tributes to former Union home minister and Bharat Ratna Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant

FP Staff September 10, 2017 15:04:08 IST
On his 130th birth anniversary, political leaders paid tributes to former Union home minister and Bharat Ratna Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant. PTI
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On his 130th birth anniversary, political leaders paid tributes to former Union home minister and Bharat Ratna Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant. PTI
Daughter-in-law of Pandit Pant, Ila Pant received Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu and senior BJP leader Lal Krishna Advani during the event on Sunday. PTI
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Daughter-in-law of Pandit Pant, Ila Pant received Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu and senior BJP leader Lal Krishna Advani during the event on Sunday. PTI
Pant was a freedom fighter and one of the architects of modern India. Alongside Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru and Vallabhbhai Patel, Pant was a key figure in the movement for India's Independence. PTI
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Pant was a freedom fighter and one of the architects of modern India. Alongside Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru and Vallabhbhai Patel, Pant was a key figure in the movement for India's Independence. PTI
Pant was also one of the foremost political leaders of Uttar Pradesh after Independence and a key player in the movement to establish Hindi as the official language of India. PTI
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Pant was also one of the foremost political leaders of Uttar Pradesh after Independence and a key player in the movement to establish Hindi as the official language of India. PTI
Pant served as the Chief Minister of United Provinces (erstwhile Uttar Pradesh) from 1937 to 1939 and then again between 1946 and 1954. PTI
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Pant served as the Chief Minister of United Provinces (erstwhile Uttar Pradesh) from 1937 to 1939 and then again between 1946 and 1954. PTI