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Kamarajar birthday: A great leader praised by the leaders of the opposition parties.

Introduced free lunch program for school children in Tamil Nadu. His lunch program is a worldwide acclaimed project today.

Kamarajar birthday.

Introduced free lunch program for school children in Tamil Nadu. His lunch program is a worldwide acclaimed project today.

Today, the birthday of former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Kamaraj, is observed as “Education Development Day”.

Kamaraj was born on July 15, 1903 in Virudhunagar. Satyamurthy, a freedom fighter and a great orator, was accepted as a political guru. Kamaraj was also present in 1930 when the Salt Satyagraha was held at Vedaranyam under the leadership of Rajaji. For this, he went to jail.

During the lifetime of the great leader his public service period was 55 years. 12 years as the leader of the Tamil Nadu Congress Party. 9 years as the First Minister of Tamil Nadu. 5 years as the leader of the All India Congress Party. About 12 years as a Member of Parliament. 16 years as a member of the Legislature.

Kamarajar birthday is celebrated as

Introduced free lunch program for school children in Tamil Nadu. His lunch program is a worldwide acclaimed project today.

Under his rule 9 major irrigation projects were completed. These are the Lower Bhavani Project, Mettur Canal Project, Cauvery Delta Drainage Development Project, Manimuttaru, Amravati, Vaigai, Sathanur, Krishnagiri and Araniyaru.

Kamaraj was also a leader praised by opposition leaders. Kamaraj and the Congress were severely attacked by the EVRA. Periyar praised Kamaraj as a “pachchai Tamilan”.

Kamarajar birthday: A great leader praised by the leaders of the opposition parties.
Kamarajar birthday: A great leader praised by the leaders of the opposition parties.

Kamarajar is known for his simplicity and honesty. He is known as the Southern Gandhi, the uneducated genius, the King Maker and the great leader. He is also affectionately known as “Black Gandhi”.