India paid glorious tribute to 'People's President' APJ Abdul Kalam on his first death anniversary. Dr. Kalam had died after suffering a massive cardiac arrest during a lecture at IIM Shillong.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and Urban Development and Information & Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today unveiled his life-size statue and a 3-D model of his memorial in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu. The ministers also laid the foundation stone for the national memorial of Dr. Kalam to mark his first death anniversary.
Both the ministers also inaugurated an exhibition called "Mission of Life" depicting the life of De. Kalam and his efforts at building stronger India.
എന്റെ പ്രിയ സുഹൃത്തും ഭാരതത്തിന്റെ അഭിമാനവുമായ ശ്രീ എ. പി. ജെ അബ്ദുൽ കലാമിന് പ്രണാമം! pic.twitter.com/kG5aHfSxKH— Oommen Chandy (@Oommen_Chandy) July 27, 2016
OfficeOfRG: Remembering Dr #APJAbdulKalam. A man who touched the hearts of millions & inspired the young to dream big. His light will shine...— Assam Congress (@WithCongAssamNE) July 27, 2016
Sir U may not be alive but your words will be alive for ever. We follow your Words to make this nation a Super Power -^- #APJAbdulKalam— #NeverGiveUp (@Navanethakumar) July 27, 2016
He inspired me to opt for Research Field.I want to become like him.Tysm sir u showed me the path..What i m 2day is bcoz of u #APJAbdulKalam— Gurpreet Kaur Rajput (@preet8rajput) July 27, 2016
Dr. #APJAbdulKalam was a epitome of simplicity,hardwork and Morality. His teachings and vision will continue to inspire generations to come.— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) July 27, 2016
I join the nation in remembering #APJAbdulKalam on his first death anniversary.He is an inspiration for youths even after his death.— Prakash Javadekar (@PrakashJavdekar) July 27, 2016