Lens view: Celebrating Bapu on his birth anniversary

Gandhi's birth anniversary is also celebrated as International Day of non-violence.

Lens view: Celebrating Bapu on his birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid his tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi's 152nd birth anniversary at Gandhi Smriti Sthal, a memorial dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi in Delhi on Saturday.

President, Ramnath Kovind offers floral tribute to the Mahatma Gandhi
Prime Minister, Narendra Modi paying his tribute to the Mahatma Gandhi on his 152nd birth anniversary at Rajghat, his mausoleum in New Delhi on Saturday Oct 2, 2021. Photograph: Rajeev Bhatt.

Other prominent leaders and officials including Ramnath Kovind, President of India, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi of Indian National Congress party were present at the ceremony.