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Vice President, PM pay tributes to Indira Gandhi

 

  • Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today paid tributes to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her birth anniversary. 
  • Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi was the 3rd prime minister of India and was also the first and, to date, only female prime minister of India. 
  • Gandhi was the daughter of Jawaharlal Nehru, the 1st prime minister of India. 
  • She served as PM from January 1966 to March 1977 and again from January 1980 until her assassination in October 1984, making her the second longest-serving Indian PM after her father.