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Kunwar Suresh Singh’s biography, net worth, fact, career, awards and life story

Intro Indian botanist
A.K.A. K.S.Singh
Is Scientist 
Botanist 
From India 
Type Science 
Gender male

Kunwar Suresh Singh hailed from the Bisen Rajput family of Kalakankar princely state of Oudh. Singh wrote the book titled Pant Ji Aur Kalakankar and Yadon Ke Jharokhe. He was also active in the Indian independence movement and was closely associated with Mahatma Gandhi.

Biography

He was elder brother of King Awadhesh Pratap Singh of Kalakankar. Suresh Singh and his brother Raja Awadhesh Singh met with Mahatma Gandhi for the first time in Sabarmati Ashram and later met at Kalakankar Bhavan in Lucknow. On 14 November 1929, Gandhi visited Kalakankar (now in district Pratapgarh). Kunwar Suresh Singh was a close associate of Mahatma Gandhi and taken active participation in Gandhi’s every moment. Even Bapu wrote many letters to him for guidance in independence moment. Kunwar Suresh was married to Prakashvati; she died on 28 May 1987.

He was interested in Hindi literature and art that was the only reason why he wrote some books. Suresh Singh was associated with poet Sumitranandan Pant, lyricist Naeem, actor Mani Madhukar.