Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra paid heat tributes to their father Rajiv Gandhi on his 78th delivery anniversary. Gandhi was the seventh Prime Minister of India and held workplace from 1984 to 1989. He was killed in 1991 in a suicide bomb assault in Tamil Nadu’s Sriperumbudur. Paying a tribute to his father, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi tweeted “Papa you’re with me each second, in my coronary heart. I’ll at all times attempt that I can fulfill the dream you dreamed for the nation.” He and his sister and social gathering basic secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra paid floral tribute at their father’s memorial, Veer Bhumi, on Saturday. Rahul shared a heat video on the event displaying some glimpses of Gandhi’s private and political life.
Normal Secretary Priyanka Gandhi additionally posted her tribute on Twitter, the place she stated: “My father Shri Rajiv Gandhi had laid the roadmap for twenty first century India earlier than the nation. An India by which the facility of the youth, the facility of villages, the potential of ladies, using new applied sciences, finds expression.”
Gandhi was the youngest prime minister, and his single time period from 1984 to 1989 is taken into account as the inspiration of India’s IT revolution. The Congress social gathering in an announcement issued on the event stated that Gandhi was the “architect of twenty first century India” and that he performed a significant position in making certain that Panchayats and Nagarpalikas acquired Constitutional standing, with ladies getting 33% reservation on the grassroot degree.
Congress chief Jairam Ramesh glorified his achievements and stated Gandhi needs to be remembered for bringing peace within the troubled areas of India, reminiscent of Assam, Punjab, Mizoram, and Darjeeling.
He stated Gandhi terribly dealt with and took vital initiatives to resolve the long-standing problems with India with China and Pakistan, and submitted an motion plan for common and full nuclear disarmament to the United Nations, which was an excellent imaginative and prescient at his time.
A number of different ministers and leaders tweeted their tributes remembering the previous PM for his contribution to the event of the nation.