NEW DELHI, MAY 21: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid tribute to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his death anniversary.
“On his death anniversary, tributes to former PM Shri Rajiv Gandhi”, the Prime Minister said.
On his death anniversary, tributes to former PM Shri Rajiv Gandhi.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 21, 2020
May 21, 2020, marks the 29th death anniversary of former PM Rajiv Gandhi. He was assassinated on May 21, 1991, by Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) cadres in a suicide bombing attack at a rally at Sriperumbudur in Tamil Nadu.
The suicide bomb attack was carried out by Thenmozhi Rajaratnam aka Dhanu, a member of the LTTE.