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Lok Sabha elections 2024 | Trivia: The first Lok Sabha MP from Bellary

Take a look at interesting tidbits of history associated with the Lok Sabha elections.
Last Updated : 18 April 2024, 14:20 IST
Last Updated : 18 April 2024, 14:20 IST

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Freedom fighter Tekur Subramanyam, who was the first Lok Sabha MP from Bellary constituency, had the rare distinction of being the Secretary of the Congress Parliamentary Party and also the Political Secretary to the country’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru.

Subramanyam, who had won the first three Lok Sabha polls from Bellary, had politely declined the then Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri’s request to join his ministry.

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Published 18 April 2024, 14:20 IST

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