New Delhi: Lal Krishna Advani, a prominent leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and former Deputy Prime Minister, will be honored with the prestigious ‘Bharat Ratna’ award. Announced Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday
This decision recognizes L K Advani’s illustrious and impactful political career, characterized by his leadership, significant contributions to the foundation of the BJP, and influential roles in various government positions.
One of Advani’s most notable achievements was leading the Ram Janmabhoomi movement in the 1990s, where he played a pivotal role in advocating for the construction of a temple at the disputed site in Ayodhya. This move left an indelible mark on Indian politics and society.
The ‘Bharat Ratna’ is India’s highest civilian honor and is bestowed upon individuals who have made exceptional contributions to the nation in various fields.