Rahul Shares “Throwback” Pic Of “Beloved Grandmother” Indira Gandhi

New Delhi: The daughter of India’s first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru and Kamala Nehru, Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi was born today, on 19 November in the year 1917 in Uttar Pradesh’s Allahabad.

Sharing a black and white picture of Indira Gandhi, India’s first woman prime minister, on her 103rd birth anniversary, Rahul Gandhi wrote in Hindi: “A tribute on the birth anniversary of Indira Gandhi ji, an able and strong prime minister.

Rahul Gandhi posted a black and white picture of his grandmother while sharing the tribute on Twitter, and another throwback picture on Instagram.

Born on this day in 1917 in Allahabad, now known as Prayagraj, Indira Gandhi was the daughter of Jawaharlal Nehru, country’s first Prime Minister. She was the prime minister between 1966 and 1977 and again from January 1980 until her assassination in 1984.