Morarji Desai Net Worth

Morarji Desai Net Worth is
$4 Million

Morarji Desai Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Morarji Desai (29 Feb 1896 – 10 April 1995), was a notable Indian independence activist and the fifth Prime Minister of India from 1977 - 1979. He was also the first Prime Minister to head India's first non-Congress Government. He held many important posts in the Government of India such as: Chief Minister of Bombay State, Home Minister, Finance Minister and Deputy Prime Minister of India. At foreign fronts, Desai holds international fame for his peace activism and made notable efforts to initiate peace between two-rival South Asian states, Pakistan and India. After India's first nuclear explosion in 1974, Desai helped restore friendly relations with China and Pakistan, and vowed to avoid armed conflict such as Indo-Pakistani war of 1971. Domestically, he played crucial role in Indian nuclear program after it was targeted by major nuclear powers after conducting a surprise test in 1974. Morarji Desai closed down much of India's premier intelligence agency Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW), and reduced its budget and operations. Morarji Desai indiscreetly told Pakistan's Chief Martial Law Administrator General Zia ul-Haq that his government was well aware of Pakistan's nuclear development which prompted the Pakistani government in removing all spies from around its nuclear research facilities and thus finally being successful in its nuclear dream. Desai was the only Indian national to be conferred with Pakistan's highest civilian award, Nishan-e-Pakistan, which was conferred on him by President Ghulam Ishaq Khan in 1990 in a colorful ceremony. Later, his policies promoted social, health and administrative reforms in the country.
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Full NameMorarji Desai
Date Of BirthFebruary 29, 1896
Died1996-04-10
Place Of BirthBhadeli, Gujarat, India
ProfessionPolitician, Public servant, Social activist
EducationWilson College, Mumbai
NationalityIndian
SpouseGujraben
ChildrenKanti Desai
ParentsRanchhodji Desai, Vajiaben Desai
AwardsBharat Ratna
Star SignPisces
#Fact
1Great Grandfather of Vishaal Desai.
2At 83, he was the oldest Prime Minister of India.
36th Prime Minister of India from March 24, 1977 to July 15 1979.

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Panorama1959TV Series documentaryHimself
Congress Session in Bombay1919DocumentaryHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Memories of 1970-19911991TV Series documentaryHimself

Known for movies


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