Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid tribute to India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru on his 56th demise anniversary.
“Tributes to our first PM, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Ji on his demise anniversary,” PM Modi stated on Twitter.
The Congress too tweetd its tribute for Nehru. “The ‘architect of Fashionable India’, first & longest-serving Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru’s imaginative and prescient, mental calibre, dedication & excessive beliefs have made India the republic it’s immediately. We attempt to uphold his inspirational legacy, immediately & at all times,” the get together stated on Twitter.
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi known as Nehru a freedom fighter and a visionary.
“Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Ji was a courageous freedom fighter, the architect of recent India & our first PM. A visionary, he’s immortalised on this planet class establishments he impressed, which have stood the take a look at of time. On his demise anniversary, my tribute to this nice son of India,” he stated in his tribute posted on Twitter.
Nehru was born in Allahabad (now Prayagraj) on November 14, 1889. He died in Delhi on Could 27, 1964.
One of many principal leaders of the Indian freedom battle together with Mahatma Gandhi, Nehru grew to become the primary prime minister of the nation after Independence, a put up which he held until his demise. He died on the age of 74.
Nehru is named an architect of recent India.
He was instrumental within the formation of non-aligned motion on this planet resulting in the creation of a brand new world order.
Nehru firmly believed and adopted the beliefs of secularism and socialism in view of the pluralistic character of this nation.