New Delhi: On Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi remembered former PM Rajiv Gandhi on the occasion of his 72nd birth anniversary.
Remembering former PM Rajiv Gandhi ji on his birth anniversary.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 20, 2016
Born on August 20, 1944, Rajiv Gandhi was the sixth Prime Minister of India (1984-1989).
Rajiv Gandhi took charge after the assassination of his mother and former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on October 21, 1984.
On May 21, 1991 Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated in a suicide bombing at Tamil Nadu’s Sriperumbudur.