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Nehru, Jawaharlal

Pronunciation: /ˈnɛːruː/
(1889–1964), Indian statesman, prime minister 1947–64; known as Pandit Nehru. Nehru was elected leader of the Indian National Congress in 1929. He was imprisoned nine times by the British for his nationalist campaigns, but went on to become the first prime minister of independent India.

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