Indira Gandhi Birth Anniversary: Today, November 19, is the 105th birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. Congress National President Mallikarjun Kharge, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and Congress General Secretary KC Venugopal have paid tribute to Indira Gandhi by visiting Shakti Sthal on her birth anniversary. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also paid tribute to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 105th birth anniversary. Former Prime Minister and Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee addressed her as Durga, so let us know why Atal Bihari Vajpayee gave this title to Indira Gandhi.
‘Forgiveness is the virtue of the brave’: Kharge
Congress President Mallikarjun Kharge posted on X and wrote that ‘forgiveness is the virtue of heroes’. Our humble tribute to India’s first woman Prime Minister and our icon, Indira Gandhi on her birth anniversary. In preserving the unity and integrity of India and making our country strong and progressive, he continuously demonstrated his skilled leadership, true loyalty and strong will for India and sacrificed everything for the country. His life, his dedicated duty for the country and indomitable courage will always inspire millions of Indians.
Whereas Congress MP Rahul Gandhi shared the photo on Instagram and said that for India, you are a people’s leader, Prime Minister, for me my grandmother, my teacher, your values of dedication for the country and people taught me, are the strength of my every step, the power of my thinking. .
Atal had given the title of Durga
Let us tell you that the country’s first woman Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was born on 19 November 1917. She is also called Iron Lady. Former Prime Minister and Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee addressed her as Durga. In the year 1971, Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the leader of the opposition and Indira Gandhi was the Prime Minister of the country.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee, as the leader of the opposition, went a step further and called Indira Gandhi ‘Durga’. Vajpayee gave this word to Indira at a time when India had achieved a major success in the 1971 war against Pakistan. Let us tell you that he was shot dead in 1984. She served as the third Prime Minister of the country.
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