Who was the first Deputy Prime Minister of India. We all know that Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was the first Deputy Prime Minister of India. He was also known as the first Vice Prime Minister of India. He remained as the First Deputy Prime Minister under Jawaharlal Nehru in between 15th of August, 1947 and 15th of December, 1950.
During this Period, He was also the Home Minister of India. Being one of the Key Members responsible for the Independence of India from the Britishers, He is popularly known as the ‘Iron Man’ of India for his firm and rigid believes.