“Tributes to former president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam ji, referred to as the ‘Missile Man’, on his beginning anniversary. He devoted his life in making India robust, affluent and succesful. He’ll at all times stay a supply of inspiration for the folks of the nation,” Modi mentioned in a tweet in Hindi.
मिसाइल मैन के रूप में विख्यात देश के पूर्व राष्ट्रपति डॉ. एपीजे अब्दुल कलाम जी को उनकी जयंती पर सादर नमन। उन्होंने… https://t.co/4H2MZP0XxB
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 1634262682000
Kalam served because the eleventh president of India from 2002 to 2007 and earned the respect and admiration of individuals and political events throughout the spectrum for his easy residing and non-partisan conduct.
He’s additionally credited with opening the doorways of the Rashtrapati Bhavan to the lots and got here to be affectionately referred to as the “Folks’s President”.
Kalam, who handed away in 2015, additionally earned the sobriquet “Missile Man of India” for his function within the improvement of the nation’s missile programmes.
Modi additionally wished his ministerial colleagues Mahendra Nath Pandey and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on their birthday, and lauded their work within the authorities.