New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid tribute to late former President APJ Abdul Kalam on his 88th birth anniversary.
Modi tweeted, ” My tributes to Dr APJ Abdul Kalam on his birth anniversary. He dreamt India as a powerful and competent country in the 21st century and then went on to give his exceptional contribution to the goal. His ideal life will keep on inspiring the people of the country. India salutes Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ji on his Jayanti.”
डॉ. एपीजे अब्दुल कलाम जी को उनकी जयंती पर विनम्र श्रद्धांजलि। उन्होंने 21वीं सदी के सक्षम और समर्थ भारत का सपना देखा और इस दिशा में अपना विशिष्ट योगदान दिया। उनका आदर्श जीवन देशवासियों को सदैव प्रेरित करता रहेगा।
India salutes Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ji on his Jayanti. pic.twitter.com/PPgPrkqQRG
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) October 15, 2019
Abdul Kalam, also known as the ‘Missile Man of India’ suffered a cardiac arrest on July 27 2015, while delivering a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management Shillong.