New Delhi, Nov 14, 2023- Prime Minister Narendra Modi commemorated the birth anniversary of India’s first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, with heartfelt tributes today. Nehru, a pivotal figure in the Indian nationalist movement during the 1930s and 1940s, served as the nation’s inaugural prime minister for 16 years following India’s independence in 1947.
Taking to X (formerly known as Twitter), PM Modi expressed his respect, stating, “Tributes to our first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru Ji on his birth anniversary.”
This homage highlights Nehru’s significant contributions to India’s freedom struggle and his enduring leadership in shaping the early years of the nation. The Prime Minister’s acknowledgment reflects the shared reverence for Nehru’s legacy across the country.