Several of Cabinet Ministers, Chief Ministers of BJP-ruled states and those governed by allies.
Modi will also visit Banaras Hindu University (BHU) where he will inaugurate a Trauma Centre.
Congress leader Manish Tewari said it was the responsibility of every govt to honour the sacrifice of Indira gandhi.
Shah also lauded the state government for achieving 24.99 per cent agricultural growth and over 10 per cent GDP.
Amit Shah said the party planned to increase existing membership by four times by setting targets for different units.
“I join my fellow countrymen & women in remembering former PM Smt. Indira Gandhi on her Punya Tithi,” Modi tweeted.
Modi paid floral tributes at the statue of independent India’s first home minister at Patel Chowk, Parliament Street.
For ceremony, art director Nitin Desai has incorporated elements from across the state in venue décor
He has not made a misstep on social-secular issues, yet a sense of foreboding persists.
Giving a touch of glamour to the event, BJP has sent invites to the who’s who in Bollywood.
The US is not sufficiently committing the resources it should contribute to the world, says John Kerry.
Non-plan expenditure consisting of payments including those on subsidies, interest and salaries is pegged at Rs 12.19 lakh crore this fiscal.
The fresh compensation, which will cost exchequer Rs 166 crore, will be disbursed as early as possible.
Apart from PM Modi, 8 Chief Ministers, 6 Union Ministers and top celebrities are likely to attend the ceremony.
Shaban will then take over the mantle from his father as 14th Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in the country.