Sonia Gandhi pays tribute to Lal Bahadur Shastri on his birth anniversary

Remembering Shastri's commitment to the Congress and freedom struggle, Gandhi described the late Prime Minister as an organisational genius who served the party and nation relentlessly till his last breath.

By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:October 2, 2016 3:12 pm
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Describing him as an “impactful figure” in the history of independent India, Congress President Sonia Gandhi today paid tributes to late Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri on his birth anniversary.

Remembering Shastri’s commitment to the Congress and freedom struggle, Gandhi described the late Prime Minister as an organisational genius who served the party and nation relentlessly till his last breath.

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Gandhi said, Shastri followed highest standards of propriety in public life.

Shastri succeeded Jawaharlal Nehru as the Prime Minister.

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    Prashant
    Oct 3, 2016 at 5:41 am
    What a suprise.Sonia hi pays tribute to LalBhadur Shastri and looks like first time she acknowledged a non hi Congress leader.
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      Vikram
      Oct 3, 2016 at 2:02 am
      Her mother in law has her hands tainted. Her mother in law was deprecating of Shastri ji after his ination. This is a show by this woman.
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