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DetailsRajesh Pilot rose in the political scene of the 1980s when Indira Gandhi and later Rajiv Gandhi helmed the country. This is his incredible story.A farmer he first came to Delhi to work as a milkman in his uncle s dairy. But young Rajeshwar Prasad was ambitious. He put himself through flying school and became a pilot in the Indian Air Force. Years later in 1979 he met the then Congress president Indira Gandhi and told her that he wanted to fight elections. On a whim Mrs Gandhi gave him a ticket. Pilot quit the Air Force and contested elections winning first from Bharatpur and then from Dausa.At various points he also served as minister for Telecommunications Internal Security and Environment. An energetic and ever smiling member of the Congress Party he was always at the centre of every happening. Written by his wife Rama Pilot this personal biography is a celebration of life of a mass leader.ABOUT THE AUTHOR : Born in Western Uttar Pradesh and educated in Delhi Rama Pilot married Rajesh Pilot while she was in college pursuing a masters degree. She was a member of the Youth Congress and was nominated by Prime Minister Indira Gandhi as an executive member of All India Congress Committee. A former member of parliament from Dausa she represented the constituency after her husbands death in June 2000.
SKU Code ROL B 209 Weight in Kg 0.6000 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9789351940852 Author Name RAMA PILOT Publisher Name Roli Books - Lotus Imprint