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Who was Nehru?

Nehru Collar Gilet worn by Prime Minister Nehru

The Nehru collar was named after India’s first Prime Minister Pundit Jawaharlal Nehru. He did not actually wear a Nehru jacket as we know it today, instead he wore either an Achkan jacket which is a lighter weight, unlined jacket or typically a Sherwani Jacket, which is a heavier weight, lined jacket…