PM Modi attends prayer meet at Gandhi Smriti on Bapu’s death anniversary
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and vp M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday attended a prayer assembly organised on Mahatma Gandhi’s demise anniversary at Gandhi Smriti in New Delhi.
PM Modi was seen observing a silent prayer along with his eyes closed because the gathering paid respect to Mahatma Gandhi. Union well being minister Harsh Vardhan was additionally seen together with the Prime Minister and vp on the venue.
Earlier within the day, PM Modi had paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and mentioned that Bapu’s beliefs proceed to inspire tens of millions.
“Tributes to the great Bapu on his Punya Tithi. His ideals continue to motivate millions. On Martyrs’ Day we recall the heroic sacrifices of all those great women and men who devoted themselves towards India’s freedom and the well-being of every Indian,” Modi mentioned in a tweet.
The Prime Minister additionally went to Raj Ghat, Gandhi’s memorial within the nationwide capital, to pay homage to the Father of the Nation.
President Ram Nath Kovind, vp Naidu and defence minister Rajnath Singh, amongst others, additionally paid floral tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Raj Ghat in Delhi.
January 30, the day he was shot lifeless in 1948 by Nathuram Godse. is marked as Mahatma Gandhi’s demise anniversary. India additionally observes at the present time as Martyrs’ Day.