Brahm Singh Shastri
Late Shri Brahm Singh Shastri (Hon. Magistrate), Dahiya gotra, is the most respected and well known personality of the Naunangali village in Shamli tahsil of Shamli earlier Muzzafarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh.
He was educated in Lahore and also completed his Shastri qualification. He was respected in the entire community because of his fair, just, logical and progress oriented approach towards issues of public importance. With strong commitment towards social reforms and betterment of society he served (without salary/compensation) as Honorary magistrate at the Kairana court and resolved public disputes honestly and fairly. His strong personality, honest ethics and selfless public service made him a respected and venerated public figure of western U.P.
With exemplary hard work and strong will he built a sprawling Haveli which is a marvel of architecture and an epitome of prosperity and with a vision of expansion towards town and cities built significant land bank in the nearest town Jhinjhana. His achievements at such a young age are mentioned in the Jat itihas book also.
Shri Brahm Singh Shastri met with an unfortunate fatal road accident at a very young age while on his way to meet the then prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri.