Manmohan, Sonia pay tribute to Indira Gandhi

Manmohan, Sonia pay tribute to Indira Gandhi

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New Delhi, Oct 31 : Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday paid tributes to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 35th death anniversary at Shakti Sthal here.

Ms Gandhi and Dr Singh paid their respects to the Iron Lady of the nation on her martyrdom day. Former president Pranab Mukherjee and former Vice-President Hamid Ansari also reached Shakti Sthal and paid tribute to the nation's first woman Prime Minister.

Remembering the Iron Lady, Congress posted on twitter, 'Today, we honour the incredible will & sacrifice of India's first female PM, Indira Gandhi. As PM, Ms Gandhi made immense contributions to our nation's national security, economy, democracy & foreign policy. She will always be remembered for her love for all Indians.`` (UNI)