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Congress leaders remember Jawaharlal Nehru on his 130th birth anniversary

A large number of MPs, senior Congress leaders and thousands of party workers also paid tributes to Nehru at Shanti Vana on his 130th birth anniversary.

Published: 14th November 2019 12:17 PM  |   Last Updated: 14th November 2019 12:17 PM   |  A+A-

Former PM Dr Manmohan Singh paid floral tributes to first PM of India Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his 130th birth anniversary at Shanti Vana in New Delhi on Thursday. | (Photo | Arun Kumar/EPS)

Former PM Dr Manmohan Singh paid floral tributes to first PM of India Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his 130th birth anniversary at Shanti Vana in New Delhi on Thursday. | (Photo | Arun Kumar/EPS)

By PTI

NEW DELHI: Congress President Sonia Gandhi, former President Pranab Mukherjee and former PM Manmohan Singh on Thursday paid homage to India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary.

A large number of MPs, senior Congress leaders and thousands of party workers also paid tributes to Nehru at Shanti Vana on his 130th birth anniversary.

In a tweet, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said, "On his birth anniversary, we remember our first PM, Pandit Jawaharlal NehruJi, a statesman, visionary, scholar, institution builder and one of the great architects of modern India".

He also used the hashtag "RememberingNehruji".



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