On the occasion of Samatha Diwas, observed countrywide on ex Deputy Prime Minister Babu JagJivan Ram’s birthday, several leaders, including Babuji’s daughter, Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar, MP from Peddapalli Sri G Vivek, paid their respects at the Samatha Sthal in Delhi this morning.
MP Vivek spoke on the occasion, said that Sri Jagjivan Ram was an inspirational leader not only to the weaker sections, but the entire public of the nation. Throughout his career, Babuji stood out as an example for honest politics. He held various portfolios for over forty years in various governments, always doing exemplary work, especially during the difficult times the country has faced, said sri Vivek.
He reminded the weaker sections of the good work Babuji has done particularly as the defence minister and as the deputy prime minister of the country. Today was the 107th birth anniversary of the leader.