Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant GB Pant, who made a special place in the Ghagha Saheb of Uttar Pradesh and played a key role in its construction, was the first CM of UP and the fourth Home Minister of the country. Pant was not only a great politician but also a dedicated freedom fighter. Today is the birth anniversary of Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant. He was born on September 10, 1887, in Khunt village in Almora district. He was originally from Maharashtra. His mother's name was Govindi Bai, Pant got his name from her name.
Govind Ballabh Pant was brought up at the house of his maternal grandfather Badridatta Joshi due to his father's government job and transfer every year. His grandfather had a great influence on his personality and political views. Govind Ballabh Pant Moved from Almora to Allahabad in 1905. He received a law degree from Allahabad University and started practicing in Kashipur. It was said that Pant used to take only true cases and leave the case when anyone lied. He had also fought the case of Ram Prasad Bismil, Ashfaq Ullah Khan, and other revolutionaries involved in the Kakori case.
His essay is a reflection of Indian philosophy. He raised his pen for national unity. Pant Ji, the guide of the enlightened class, disseminated humanitarian findings from all forums. Pant Ji, a strong supporter of national consciousness, shared the sufferings of the poor and worked tirelessly to remove economic inequality. Pant Ji became the first PM of the United Provinces in 1937 and the first CM of Uttar Pradesh in 1946. On January 10, 1955, he took over as the Ministry of Home Affairs of India. On Republic Day in 1957, the great patriot, skilled administrator, successful speaker, rational and liberal Pant Ji was conferred with India's highest title, 'Bharat Ratna.'