PM pays tribute to Rajiv Gandhi on his Birth Anniversary


New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid tributes to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his birth anniversary.

Modi tweeted, “I pay my tributes to India’s former PM Shri Rajiv Gandhi on his birth anniversary.”

Rajiv Gandhi, the son of former Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was born on August 20, 1944 and served as the Prime Minister of India from 1984 to 1989.

Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated during an election campaign on May 21, 1991 at Sriperumbudur by a LTTE suicide bomber