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.