Morarji Desai’s contribution in the freedom struggle and later as a politician is unparalleled. Starting off as civil service employee in the British regime to taking up an active role in the freedom struggle and later assuming different offices under various administrations to finally chairing the responsibility of the Prime Minister of the country, his political pursuits have scaled upwards all throughout. His deep embedded value for hard work, perseverance and truthfulness stayed with him in the different roles that he took up. Desai’s unswerving sincerity towards working for the welfare of the people of the country earned him wide reputation amongst the countrymen. While he worked in various portfolios, his contribution during his premiership is most renowned. Desai is the only Indian till date to be conferred with Pakistan’s highest civilian award, Nishan-E-Pakistan, for his infinite efforts in initiating peace between two rival countries. To know more about his life and profile, read through the following lines.