PARLIAMENTARIANS PAY FLORAL TRIBUTES TO MAHATMA GANDHI AND LAL BAHADUR SHASTRI
Several Union Ministers, Members of Parliament and former Members of Parliament also paid tributes.
New Delhi 02 October 2021: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Lok Sabha Speaker Shri Om Birla led parliamentarians in paying floral tributes at the portraits of Mahatma Gandhi and Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri in the Central Hall of Parliament House today on the occasion of their birth anniversaries.
Several Union Ministers, Members of Parliament and former Members of Parliament also paid tributes. Secretary General of Lok Sabha Shri Utpal Kumar Singh also paid floral tributes on the occasion.
The portrait of Mahatma Gandhi was unveiled in the Central Hall on 28 August 1947 by the President of the Constituent Assembly of India Dr. Rajendra Prasad, while the portrait of Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri was unveiled on 02 October 1993 by then President of India Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma.