New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): The nation today paid homage to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 92nd birth anniversary.
Born in a politically active Nehru family, she was the Prime Minister for three consecutive terms from 1966 to 1967 and for a fourth term from 1980 until her assassination in 1984.
A number of functions and welfare programmes are being organised across the country as a mark of respect.
A religious prayer meeting was held this morning at Shakti Sthal, her memorial.
An annual sports marathon organised in the name of Gandhi has also begun in Allahabad. Over 4000 participants are taking part in the event. (ANI)