Former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri was in the primaries , when his father expired. It was already bad economic condition of the house , now it became very difficult to run the family. However, Shastri ji was very instelligent in studies. But due to extreme poor conditions, he could not afford to purchase the books for his studies.
One of his teachers always asked him to bring the books to class but Shastri ji always went to class without the books. One day the teacher warned – if you did not book if tomorrow will not sit in class . Shastri at a friend’s house that day and took her to his promise that the book will return to school tomorrow morning . Electricity poles outside the house at night they sat down and lit the whole night in his copy of the book to have in your copy . Shastri had become now this copy of the book .
The teacher asked him to show the book to school the next day arrived . Shastri Ji put the copy in front of them . Teachers red with anger and said – I am seeking book and you showing me this copy . If the teacher Shastri appeared stunned when opening a copy of the book – a word literally wrote the copy . Shastri said – not my father . We want to buy the book is not so much money . Teacher ‘s eyes welled up . Shastri Firate hand affectionately on the head teacher said – I hope one day the country will be proud of you . He proved the teacher correct in future.