Recalling his great-grandfather, the Congress MP recalled the wise words of the former Prime Minister and posted a tweet, which wrote, “Evil is uncontrolled, evil poisoned the entire system.”
He tweeted, “I am remembering his prudent words on the death anniversary of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.”
“Evil is uncontrolled, evil endures poison the entire system.” Remembering the wise words of Pandit Jawaharlal N … https://t.co/DcHKXRhk8O
– Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) 172020379000Advertisement
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal also paid tribute to the country’s first Prime Minister.
Kejriwal tweeted in Hindi, “I pay tribute to India’s first Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his death anniversary.”
Date and greetings on the death anniversary of Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Pandit of India.
– Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) 1722085837000
Nehru was born on 14 November 1889 in Allahabad. In 1919, he joined the Indian National Congress and joined Mahatma Gandhi in the independence movement. In September 1923, he became the General Secretary of the All India Congress Committee.
He was sworn in as the first Prime Minister of India on 15 August 1949, when the nation gained independence from the British Empire. While serving till his death on 27 May 1964, Nehru remained the longest-serving Prime Minister of India.