New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid tribute to the ‘Father of the Nation’ Mahatma Gandhi on his 69th death anniversary.
PM Modi paid tributes to Bapu at the Rajghat in the national capital today morning.
पूज्य बापू की पुण्यतिथि पर उनको शत-शत नमन…Tributes to beloved Bapu on his Punya Tithi.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 30, 2017
President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice-President Hamid Ansari also paid tributes to Gandhi at the Rajghat here.
On this day in 1948, Gandhi was assassinated by Nathuram Godse, a Hindu nationalist, who fired three bullets into his chest at a prayer meeting.
Source: Zee News