Shri Vichitra Narain Sharma

  • 1993
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Constructive Work

Born: May, 1898

Joined the freedom struggle. Founded Shri Gandhi Ashram for propagation and sale of Khadi. Post independence, entered U.P. legislature and was a minister in the cabinet of three Chief Ministers in succession. But continued his commitment to Shri Gandhi Ashram- handed over all his salary and pension amounts to the institution and drew his livelihood from it only.

Shri Gandhi Ashram,
9 Shahnajaf Road,
Lucknow (U. P.) - 226 001.
Tel: 2222938 / 2227983 / 4208/5041