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PM Modi, Congress leaders pay homage to Jawaharlal Nehru on his 55th death anniversary

India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru was born to Motilal Nehru and Swaroop Rani on November 14, 1889, in Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh.

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Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi Monday paid homage to India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru on his 55th death anniversary. (Express photo: Anil Sharma)

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Former president Pranab Mukherjee, former vice president Hamid Ansari and former prime minister Manmohan Singh also paid respects to the late prime minister at the Shanti Van in New Delhi. (Express photo: Anil Sharma)

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PM Modi Monday also tribute to Jawaharlal Nehru on his death anniversary. “Tributes to Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Ji on his death anniversary. We remember his contributions to our nation,” Modi tweeted. (Express photo: Anil Sharma)

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Jawaharlal Nehru was born to Motilal Nehru and Swaroop Rani on November 14, 1889, in Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh. (Express photo: Anil Sharma)

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Independent India's first and longest serving prime minister, Nehru remained in office until his death on May 27, 1964. (Express photo: Anil Sharma)