Delhi: PM Narendra Modi on Thursday (November 19, 2020) paid tribute to the former prime minister Indira Gandhi on her 103rd birth anniversary
Taking to Twitter, PM Modi expressed “Tributes to former PM Smt. Indira Gandhi Ji on her birth anniversary.”
Indira Gandhi, India’s sole lady Prime Minister, was conceived on November 19, 1917 in Uttar Pradesh’s Allahabad, presently known as Prayagraj. She was the daughter of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, India’s first Prime Minister.
Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi also paid tribute to former Prime Minister and her mother-in-law Indira Gandhi, at Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum, on her 103rd birth anniversary on Thursday.
Rahul Gandhi was present alongside his mother to pay respect to his grandmother today. He also remembered her as a symbol of impressive leadership via a tweet.
“A tribute to the birth anniversary of Smt Indira Gandhiji, an efficient Prime Minister and power. The entire nation still exemplifies his impressive leadership, but I always remember him as my beloved grandmother. His teachings inspire me constantly,” Rahul Gandhi wrote on Twitter (roughly translated from Hindi).