Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid tributes to former prime minister Indira Gandhi on her delivery anniversary. Indira Gandhi, born on November 19, 1917, served as Prime Minister from 1966 to 1977 after which once more from 1980 till her assassination in 1984.
“पूर्व प्रधानमंत्री इंदिरा गांधी जी को उनकी जयंती पर नमन। Tributes to former PM Smt. Indira Gandhi Ji on her delivery anniversary,” the prime minister wrote on Twitter.
पूर्व प्रधानमंत्री इंदिरा गांधी जी को उनकी जयंती पर नमन।
Tributes to former PM Smt. Indira Gandhi Ji on her delivery anniversary.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) November 19, 2020
Congress leaders together with Rahul Gandhi too paid wealthy tributes to the previous prime minister.”The entire nation nonetheless offers the instance of her spectacular management, however I at all times bear in mind her as my beloved grandmother. Her teachings encourage me continuously,” the previous Congress chief mentioned. Rahul Gandhi additionally paid floral tributes to Indira Gandhi at her memorial ‘Shakti Sthal’.
एक कार्यकुशल प्रधानमंत्री और शक्ति स्वरूप श्रीमती इंदिरा गांधी जी की जयंती पर श्रद्धांजलि।
पूरा देश उनके प्रभावशाली नेतृत्व की आज भी मिसाल देता है लेकिन मैं उन्हें हमेशा अपनी प्यारी दादी के रूप में याद करता हूँ। उनकी सिखायी हुई बातें मुझे निरंतर प्रेरित करती हैं। pic.twitter.com/9RHDnAClOJ
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) November 19, 2020
The Congress celebration hailed Gandhi as a “trailblazer, visionary chief”. “A trailblazer, a visionary, a real chief and an awesome daughter of our motherland, Indira Gandhi was way more than a Prime Minister to our residents; she was the revitalising energy of their quest for greatness & prosperity. Right now, we pay a proud tribute to India’s Indira,” the Congress tweeted from its official Twitter deal with.
Congress’ chief spokesperson and celebration basic secretary Randeep Surjewala additionally paid wealthy tributes to Indira Gandhi on her 103rd delivery anniversary.
“Often called the Iron girl internationally, the one with dedication, braveness and wonderful potential, the primary and solely lady Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi. My tributes to her on her delivery anniversary,” he mentioned.
The Indian Youth Congress marked her delivery anniversary by distributing blankets to the poor and needy in Delhi.