Who is Mohan lal Sukhadia?
Mohanlal Sukhadia was one of the famous politicians of Rajasthan. He is also called the ‘creator of modern Rajasthan’. Mohanlal Sukhadia had been the Chief Minister of Rajasthan for the longest time. Come, today in this article we will give you a biography of Mohan Lal Sukhadia
Mohan Lal Sukhadia was born on 31 July 1916 in Jhalawar, Rajasthan. His father’s name was Purshottam Lal Sukhadia, who was counted among the best cricketers of Mumbai and Saurashtra. He belonged to a Jain family.
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After completing his primary education at Nathdwara and Udaipur in Rajasthan, Mohanlal Sukhadia Virmata left for Mumbai for a diploma in Electrical Engineering from Jijabai Technological Institute. There, Mohanlal Sukhadia was also elected general secretary of the student organization.
In college, Mohanlal Sukhadia came in contact with many prominent national leaders of the country such as Subhash Chandra Bose, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Yusuf Mehrli, Ashok Mehta. Sukhadia ji used to be present in the meetings of Congress workers and played the role of an active worker.
After completion of college, Mohan Lal Sukhadia returned to Nathdwara, Rajasthan, where he started a professional life from a small electric shop. On June 1, 1938, Mohan Lal Sukhadia had an inter-caste marriage with Indubala Sukhadia. Which was strongly opposed by his family members.
Leader of social progress and change
Mohanlal Sukhadia was a strong opponent of diseases like caste and untouchability. He is called the leader of social change, progress and change. Who not only created awareness in the society for mobility, but despite the fierce opposition of the society and family, set their own lives free from the shackles of casteism. The family’s opposition continued for a long time. But later his mother blessed his son and son bride.
Mohanlal Sukhadia is called the ‘creator of modern Rajasthan’. On 13 November 1954, Mohanlal Sukhadia became the Chief Minister of Rajasthan. He served as the Chief Minister of Rajasthan for the most time for nearly 17 years. He remained the Chief Minister of Rajasthan from 1954 to 1971. Later, the Governors of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu had also served.
Mohanlal Sukhadia died on 2 February 1982 in Bikaner. After her death, Smt. Indubala was elected as an MP from Lok Sabha in the Lok Sabha elections.