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Nation pays homage to Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant on his 127th birth anniversary

ANI  |  New Delhi 

The nation on Wednesday paid homage to former Union Home Minister Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant on his 127th birth anniversary.

Vice President Mohammad and Parliamentary Affairs and Urban Development Minister paid floral tributes at the statue of Pandit Pant near House today.

Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant served as Union Home Minister from 1955-1961. In 1955, he was awarded the Ratna. As the country's Home Minister, his chief achievement was the re-organisation of states along linguistic lines.

First Published: Wed, September 10 2014. 15:47 IST
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