Lal Krishna Advani Biography: Political Career And more: Lal Krishna Advani was born on 8 November 1927. He is an Indian politician who served as the 7th Deputy PM of India (2002-2004). at that time, Late Atal Bihari Bhajpai was the Prime minister of India.
L.K. Advani’s personal Information:
Full name- Lal Krishna Advani
L.K. Advani’s father’s name- Mr. Kishinchand
L.K. Advani’s mother’s name- Gyanidevi
L.K. Advani’s younger sister- Sheela
Advani’s had a horse – driven Victoria at his home which is seems a status sign.
Advani was very inquisitive since his childhood.
Advani’s educational qualification:
He did his schooling from St. Patrick’s High School at Karachi. In 1947, he become the secretory of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, Karachi.
Lal Krishna Advani Biography: Political Career
In 1947, L. K. Advani was designated as the Secretary of Rashtriya swayam sewak sangh of Karachi.
In 1951,Lal Krishna Advani became member of Bharatiya Jana Sangh in 1951. which was founded by Shri Shyama Prasad Mukharjee.
After 15 years serving in the jana sangh he become leader of the sangh. (1966-1967).
In 1970, L.K. Advani become member of Rajya Sabha from Delhi. (1970-1976)
In 1973, he was selected as a President of Bharatiya Jana Sangh.
Thereafter from 1976 to 1982, he was designated as a member of Rajya Sabha from Gujarat.
In 1977, after getting terminate from from Jana Sangh, L.K. Advani and Shri. Atal Bihari Vajpayee joined the Janata Party.
In 1977, Janata Party won the elections and Morarji Desai became new PM of India. At that time from Jan 1980 to Apr 1980, L.k. Advani was the opposition leader in Rajya Sabha.
In 1980, Janta party and Bhartiya jan sangh together formed Bharatiya Janta party.
Lal Krishna Advani become secretory of Bhartiya janta party (1980-1986).
In 1982, Advani was again elected in Rajya Sabha for the 3rd time.
In 1986 Lal Krishna Advani become President of BJP (1986-1991).
In 1988, he elected for the fourth term as the member of Rajya Sabha.
In 1989, Advani elected as a member in the 9th Lok Sabha.
In 1989, Advani became of BJP’s Parliamentary Party leader in Lok Sabha( 1989-1991).
In 1990, Lal Krishna Advani became the Chairman of Review at the Lok Sabha Secretariat Committee as per Recruitment and Conditions Rules 1955. (1990-1991).
In 1991, L.K. Advani was elected as the member of tenth Lok Sabha for the 2nd term.
In 1991, Lal Krishna Advani become the Leader of Opposition (1991-1993).
In 1993 to 1998, Lal Krishna Advani again became the President of the Bhartiya Janta Party (1993 -1998).
In 1998, Lal Krishna Advani become the member of 12th Lok Sabha for the 3rd term.
In 1998, Lal Krishna Advani became the member of 12th Lok Sabha for the 3rd term.
In 1998, Lal Krishna Advani served at the position of Union Cabinet Minister of Home Affairs (1998-1999).
In year 1999, Lal Krishna Advani was elected as member of thirteenth Lok Sabha for the 4th term.
From Oct 1999 – May 2004, Lal Krishna Advani was the Union Cabinet Minister of Home Affairs
In 2002, Lal Krishna Advani served the nation at the position of Deputy Prime Minister under the bhajpayee government (From June 29 2002 to May 2004).
Lal Krishna Advani served at the of position Union Cabinet Minister of Personnel, Pensions & Public Grievances (From July 1, 2002 to August 25, 2002).
In year 2004, Lal Krishna Advani was elected for the 5th term in the fourteenth Lok Sabha, but as a Leader of Opposition.
27.Lal Krishna Advani was the member of Committee on Home Affairs (From Aug 5, 2006 to May 2009).
28.Lal Krishna Advani was elected to the fifteenth Lok Sabha for the 6th term in 2009
29.Lal Krishna Advani was the Opposition Leader in Lok Sabha (From May 2009 to December 2009).
30. Lal Krishna Advani was selected as Member of Committee on Installation of Statues/Portraits of National Leaders & Parliamentarians of Parliament House Complex On Aug 4, 2009.
31. On Aug 31, 2009 Lal Krishna Advani became the Member of Committee of Home Affairs.
32. Lal Krishna Advani became Member of Joint Parliamentary Committee on the Maintenance of Heritage Character & Development of Parliament House Complex On Dec 15 2009.
33. On June 10 2013, Lal Krishna Advani resigned from all the posts held by him. He articulated his concerns saying that BJP is no longer the naive party as it was created by Nanaji Deshmukh, Shyama Prasad Mookerjee, Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Deendayal Upadhyaya.
Yet, after intrusion and pledge from senior leader Rajnath Singh that the party would tackle and look into his concerns, Lal Krishna Advani pulled out his resignation.
Lal Krishna Advani Awards and Achievements:
L.K. Advani was bestowed with Outstanding Parliamentarian Award in the year 1999 by the Indian Parliamentary Group.
Books and documentaries on Lal Krishna Advani:
My Country My Life, an autobiographical by Lal Krishna Advani, was released by A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on March 19th, 2008
Lal Krishna Advani: New Approaches to Security & Development
Lal Krishna Advani: A Prisoner’s Scrap – Book
On 8th November 2019; L K Advani ji has celebrated his 92nd birthday.
There was the time when Advani ji was the key man in political arena of India. Now he has detached himself from all political affairs of the party.