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Married Life and Family

Lal Bahadur Shastri Memorial

His Married Life and Family

In 1927, at the age of 23, Lal Bahadur Shastri got married to Lalitha Shastri, who was then 17 year old. In dowry, Shastriji accepted only a Charkha and a few yards of Khadi from his in-laws. Aftyer marriage the Shastri couple shifted to Allahabad and had six children – two elder daughters, Kusum and Suman; and four sons, Hari Krishna Shastri, Anil Shastri, Sunil Shastri, and Ashok Shastri,

Shastri Ji Family
Shastri Ji Wife