The poor farmers of the district had pleaded with the government to lower the land revenues, as their crops had rotted due to excessive rains, requesting the suspension of revenue collection for some time. इसकी सेना अपने ही लोगों या किसी और की भूमी को अधीन नहीं करेगी. There were seizures of property and livestock to such an extent that for days on end, people kept themselves and their buffaloes locked in. Vallabhbhai's early education was in Karamsad. Gandhi's heroic stand on behalf of exploited indigo workers in Bihar's district of Champaran changed Patel's outlook toward the Mahatma, who soon became his political guru and remained his leader. Vallabhbhai Patel, as Chairman of the Congress Parliamentary Sub-Committee, guided and controlled the activities of these Ministries. Narendra Modi said this while addressing the opening ceremony of Smruti Smarak of Shri Sardar.
The farmers were incensed by the unjust increase in land taxes, and Patel went from village to village advising them to turn their dismay into action. In Hindi: यहाँ तक कि यदि हम हज़ारों की दौलत भी गवां दें,और हमारा जीवन बलिदान हो जाए , हमें मुस्कुराते रहना चाहिए और ईश्वर एवं सत्य में विश्वास रखकर प्रसन्न रहना चाहिए. Fate dealt Vallabhbhai a harsher blow soon after. Anyone who greets joys and sorrows with equal facility can really get the best of life. Death of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel died on 15 December 1950 at the age of 75 at Birla House, Mumbai. In March 1931 Vallabhbhai presided over the 46th session of the Indian National Congress which was called upon to ratify the Gandhi-lrwin Pact, which had just then been concluded.
In his humorous way, Patel would say that he had locked his own brain and had given the key to Gandhi. Vallabhbhai wanted to become a barrister. The Champion of Suraaj His pivotal role in channeling India's unity was but one of a multi-faceted leadership of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. Menon as secretary, with the responsibility to bring together the princely states into the Indian union. Sardar Patel, for all practical purposes, was supreme in all the departments he directed, fully trusted by Prime Minister Nehru to act as he saw fit, during the painful and trouble-filled first three years of India's independence. Sardar's Role in India's Struggle for Independence After the successful Kheda Satyagrah, in 1928, when Bardoli Taluka in Gujarat suffered from major natural calamities, Sardar Patel took up cudgels on behalf of the farmers once again. This however made Patel less popular among minorities.
He was a supporter of self-reliance, not independence, and he believed India would have collapsed into civil war if not for the Partition. It was a huge service to the nation. In Hindi: स्वतंत्र भारत में कोई भी भूख से नहीं मरेगा. Around 1915, he came across Mahatama Gandhi. He was an excellent player of it. Since his childhood, he wanted to be a successful lawyer. Patel did not go to listen to Mahatma Gandhi.
The agitation took on for more than six months. Patel's first great satyagraha movement was the agrarian struggle he led in the Kheda district of Gujarat. Maulana Abul Kalam Azad criticised him for accepting Partition of India rapidly. Nowhere was this more apparent than when, as Home Minister and Minister of States, he took action to consolidate the Indian Union and authorized the police to merge Hyderabad into India. Patel, Pleader Borsad, was delivered to his elder brother Vithalbhai, who had the same initials.
Joining his companions like Narhari Parikh, Mohanlal Pandya and Abbas Tyabji, Vallabhbhai Patel gathered villagers for a statewide revolt urging them to refuse payment of taxes. Young Iron Man Much before his foray into the freedom struggle one can see the force of his iron will power in his passionate pursuit of law as a career. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel planned to study to become a lawyer. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was an Indian National Congress leader — until his death. In the later years, he was elected Ahmedabad's Municipal President in 1922, 1924 and 1927, during which Ahmedabad saw the extension of electricity supply and some major educational reforms.
His Father Zaverbhai Patel was an ordinary farmer and Mother Ladba Devi was a housewife. He had a younger brother, Kashibhai and a sister, Dahiba. His Background Patel was born to a family from the community. This man of steel learns early to be tough, for he was born as a middle child in a family of impoverished peasant proprietors. New Delhi: Vallabhbhai Jhaverbhai Patel, popularly known as Sardar Patel, was a freedom fighter with a difference. The entire nation plunged into deep sorrow, everyday life came to a standstill.
He saw the tough situation at her home. Gifted with an ingenious mind, Sardar always wanted to become a barrister. The city of Ahmedabad has a new Hero. He was proposed for president of the Indian National Congress after the Bardoli satyagraha, he gave place in 1929 to Jawaharlal Nehru, and did not receive this high honour until 1931. He felt that the story of its resurrection from ruins this time would be symbolic of the story of the resurgence of India. There were a lot of problems connected with the reunion of the numerous states into India. But his place of birth is confirmed as the small village in Gujarat named Nadiad.
But an attack of plague, which he contracted while nursing a friend, made him leave the town and after spending some time in Nadiad, he moved on to Borsad in 1902, a town in the Kheda district where at that time the largest number of criminal cases in Gujarat were recorded. Starting his academic career in a Gujarati medium school, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel later shifted to an English medium school. Junagadh was integrated, with some support by the Indian army, by the people of the state, who voted overwhelmingly to join the Indian union. The Congress had accepted its goal of Purna Swaraj for the country, while the British Government through their policy of pitting one interest against another and through constitutional tricks, were trying to stifle the voice of freedom and doing everything they could to reinforce their rule. Role After Partition He sorted out the problems of partition, restored law and order and dealt with the rehabilitation of thousands of refugees with great courage and foresight. Suhrawardy of the Muslim League, seemed to indicate.