Several Congress leaders paid rich tributes to Jawaharlal Nehru on his 134 th birth anniversary Tuesday , with the party hailing the country’s first prime minister as a visionary who laid the foundations of modern India
North goa general secretary vijai Bhike Gen in the presence of former union law minister Ramakant khalap district congress president ,Virendra Shirodkar and others paid offered floral tributes at the north goa district office ,in Mapusa
The north goa district Presdient Vijai Bhike hailed Nehru’s contribution and said he played a major role in making India a sovereign, socialist, secular, democratic republic.
speaking further former union law minister Ramakant Khalap said that late Pandit Nehru was “A hero of our freedom movement, a visionary who laid the foundations of modern India, a nation.
He became the Prime Minister of this country following an active role in the freedom struggle of the country “India of the 21st century cannot be imagined without the contribution of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru,” khalap said adding that everyone should remember late Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, the first prime minister and the ‘Architect of Modern India’ on his death anniversary. A visionary who led the nation to great heights through a plethora of economic policies and industrial establishments
“From the ‘Temples of Modern India’ including IITs, IIMs, AIIMS, DRDO and India’s industrial marvels to India’s forays into nuclear and space research, it was under him that India’s prowess amplified to an unprecedented magnitude. Today, we cherish the legacy of Pandit ji, who brought India to the world stage as a leading, global power,”. said another congress member
On this day, a number of competitions, games and so on, are organized for students in schools nationwide, in commemoration of children’s day in memory of the late Prime minister while government bodies pay tribute to the late prime minister and organise commemorative events.