"Proud I'm Patriot's Son": Rahul Gandhi's Tribute To Rajiv Gandhi
"I am proud to be the son of a true patriot," said Rahul Gandhi as he remembered his father, Rajiv Gandhi, on the former prime minister's 29th death anniversary today.
"I am proud to be the son of a true patriot, liberal and a benevolent father. As Prime Minister, Rajiv ji had pushed India on the path of progress. He took many important steps to empower the country with his forward-looking vision. Today, on his death anniversary, I salute him with affection and gratitude," Rahul Gandhi tweeted in Hindi.
एक सच्चे देशभक्त,उदार और परोपकारी पिता के पुत्र होने पर मुझे गर्व है।प्रधानमंत्री के रूप में राजीव जी ने देश को प्रगति के पथ पर अग्रसर किया।अपनी दूरंदेशी से देश के सशक्तीकरण के लिए उन्होंने ज़रूरी कदम उठाए।आज उनकी पुण्यतिथि पर मैं स्नेह और कृतज्ञता से उन्हें सादर नमन करता हूँ। pic.twitter.com/aDdKMf74wK— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) May 21, 2020
Rajiv Gandhi's party, the Congress, also shared a small video of him on Twitter this morning.
"The man who felt the pulse of a young India & steered us towards a brighter future. The man who understood the needs of the young & old and was loved by one and all," it said.
Rajiv Gandhi - the man who felt the pulse of a young India & steered us towards a brighter future. The man who understood the needs of the young & old and was loved by one and all.#ThankYouRajivGandhi pic.twitter.com/j7iHESWEOf— Congress (@INCIndia) May 21, 2020