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Angel of Peace

Lal Bahadur Shastri Memorial

Angel of Peace

On 14th September 1965 UNO requested both the countries for ceasefire. Shastriji, the Angel of Peace, accepted the proposal and on 2nd January 1966 left for Tashkent, USSR with his delegation.


After detail discussions and consultations continued for eight days, finally Tashkant Agreement was signed between Shastriji and Pakistani President General Mohammad Ayub Khan in the presence of USSR Prime Minister Alexei Nikolayevich Kosygin.

Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan