What is the real cause behind Jawaharlal Nehru’s death?

By Sunil Kumar

Apparently; India’s betrayal by China in the 1962 war led to mental trauma; and caused a deterioration in his health leading to his death due to “an internal haemorrhage, a paralytic stroke, and a heart attack.” He was also severely criticised by many people at the time.

The death of Nehru: from the archive, 28 May 1964

If you believe conspiracy theories; then any number of reasons; some Congressmen conspiring against him; sometimes mentioning his own daughter future PM Indira Gandhi or STDs(Sexually Transmitted Diseases).

But; with respect to this stature as India’s first PM; the first account is generally the most accepted one.

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