In many of his articles he mentioned about his meeting with Sankrityayan and narrated about their him. A supporter of Mahatma Gandhi Prasad was imprisoned by British authorities during the Salt Satyagraha (1930-31) and the Quit India movement of 1942. In 1915 Prasad appeared in the examination of Masters in Law passed the examination and won a gold medal.
Rajendra Prasad ([About this sound] listen (help·info); 3 December 1884 – 28 February 1963) was an Indian political leader who served as the first President of the Republic of India (1950 - 1962). Following the general election of 1951 he was elected President by the electoral college of the first Parliament of India and its state legislatures. After the 1946 elections Prasad served as minister of food and agriculture in the central government.