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Sonia Gandhi pays tribute to Indira Gandhi on her 103rd birthday | India News

NEW DELHI: Acting Congress President Sonia Gandhi paid tribute to the former Prime Minister and her mother-in-law Indira Gandhi, at the Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum, on her 103rd birthday Thursday.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was also present with his mother to pay tribute to his grandmother today. He also remembered her as an impressive leadership symbol through a tweet.
“A tribute to the birth anniversary of Smt Indira Gandhiji, an efficient prime minister and power. The whole nation still exemplifies his impressive leadership, but I always remember him as my beloved grandmother. His teachings constantly inspire me,” Rahul Gandhi wrote on Twitter. (roughly translated from Hindi).

Meanwhile, the official handle of Congress remembered her as a “pioneer, visionary, true leader and great daughter of India.”
“A pioneer, a visionary, a true leader and a great daughter of our homeland, Indira Gandhi was much more than a Prime Minister to our citizens; she was the revitalizing force in their quest for greatness and prosperity. Today, we pay a pride tribute to Indira from India, “the party tweeted.

Born on November 19, 1917, the daughter of India’s first prime minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru and Kamala Nehru, Indira Gandhi served as the country’s first and only prime minister from January 1966 to March 1977 and again from January of 1980 until his assassination in October 1984..

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