First the Bharat Ratna was announced to former Bihar Chief Minister Karpuri Thakur and then to senior BJP leader and former Deputy Prime Minister LK.Adhwani.
Bharat Ratna: India's highest civilian award has come to Telugudi this time. The Center announced Bharat Ratna on Friday to PV Narasimha Rao, the son of Telangana's son, former Prime Minister. Apart from PV, former Prime Minister Chaudhary Charan Singh and agricultural scientist Ms. Swaminathan have been announced Bharat Ratna by the Centre. Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself revealed this on Twitter.
This is PV Prasthanam..
PV. Narsimha Rao of Bhimadevarapalli mandal Wangara of joint Karimnagar district started his political career from Manthani constituency. He contested for the first time as a Congress candidate in 1957 and won. Then in 1962, 1967 and 1972 respectively, Manthani became MLA.
Minister post for the second time..
After PV Narsimha Rao won the second term as an MLA, PV became a minister. He served as the Minister of Law, Information, Medical and Debt for nine years in the united Andhra Pradesh.
Chief Minister for two years
In 1971, PV got the post of Chief Minister exceptionally. With the developments of the day, the Congress leadership appointed him as the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. After two years in that position, he said goodbye to state politics. In 1977, Hanumakonda contested from the Lok Sabha seat and entered national politics. In the elections held in 1980, he once again won as an MP from the same constituency. Later in 1984 and 1989 he was elected as MP from Rantek in Maharashtra. Worked as a minister in the central cabinet.
Exceptionally, the post of Prime Minister..
In 1991, PV was exceptionally elevated to the highest post of Prime Minister. He served as Prime Minister till 1996. He has gone down in history as the first Telugu person to hold the post of PM and a South Indian.
Bharat Ratna for five people in one year..
India's highest award, the Bharat Ratna, has been announced by the Center to five people this year. First the Bharat Ratna was announced to former Bihar Chief Minister Karpuri Thakur and then to senior BJP leader and former Deputy Prime Minister LK.Adhwani. Recently PV Narsimha Rao, Charan Singh and Swaminathan have been announced Bharat Ratna.