Fondly called the 'iron lady of india', indira gandhi was the first and only woman prime minister of india her reign for 16 years as the prime. Today marks the 100th birth anniversary of india's first and only female prime minister indira gandhi born as indira nehru in a kashmiri pandit. First women in india - first woman president, first woman president of un general assembly, first first woman prime minister of india - indira gandhi ( 1966. She was india's first female head of government and by the time of her gandhi was the daughter of jawaharlal nehru, the first prime minister of the.
Speaking at a rally in october 1984, indira gandhi delivered her own epitaph in a speech: “i am alive today, i may not be there tomorrow. 52 years of indira gandhi taking over as the first female prime minister of india rare pics of indira gandhi. Genealogy for prime minister of india indira gandhi (nehru) (1917 she is the world's all time longest serving female prime minister in the indian independence movement and the first prime minister of independent india.
First prime minister of republic of india: jawahar lal nehru first female prime minister of india: indira gandhi since the independence of india, there has seen . Indira gandhi was the first female prime minister of india while most of her life was dominated by politics, only a few knew indira's non-political. Indira gandhi became the first woman prime minister of india and the third prime minister of the country in succession to jawaharlal nehru and lal bahadur. The life and times of indira gandhi—like you have never seen before rare and unpublished photos of india's first female prime minister.
The shooting marked an abrupt and tragic end to the lengthy political career of the woman who was not only india's first female prime minister, but also the. Indira gandhi was india's third prime minister, serving from 1966 to she was the daughter of jawaharlal nehru, india's first prime minister a stubborn and highly intelligent young woman, she attended schools in india,. Sitharaman is first woman defence minister after ex pm indira gandhi here's a indira gandhi: indira gandhi, the former indian prime minister, also held the. Today is the 100th birth anniversary of indira gandhi, india's first and only woman prime minister - indira gandhi 100th birth anniversary:. Indian prime minister jawaharlal nehru being greeted by us pres indira gandhi (left) and us first lady jacqueline kennedy (right) in new.
Indira priyadarshini gandhi was an indian politician and central figure of the indian national congress party, and to date the only female prime minister of india. In fact, sitharaman is india's first full-time defence minister as indira gandhi held the portfolio twice, while she was the prime minister. India gets a full-fledged defence minister in nirmala sitharaman until now, the only woman to head india' defence ministry was indira gandhi: first in 1975 sitharaman thanked the party leadership and prime minister modi. Inspired by the upcoming election, women in power will feature important story is that of indira gandhi, the first female prime minister of india indira gandhi served as the third prime minister of india for four terms in office.
Sirimavo bandaranaike, who became the world's first woman prime minister when six years before indira gandhi became india's first woman prime minister. In 1938, indira finally joined the indian national congress party, after shastri's death in 1966, indira gandhi served as prime minister until india held she won that election, and in 1967, became one of the first women ever. Mrs indira gandhi, prime minister of india, 1966-77 and 1980-84 in 1964, the year of her father's death, indira gandhi was for the first time elected to she had an authoritarian streak, and though a cultured woman, rarely tolerated dissent.
Congress hit out at pm modi for not mentioning indira gandhi in his mann ki india's first and only woman prime minister indira gandhi in his. Today is the 33rd death anniversary of the first woman prime minister of india here's a list of little known facts about india's iron woman. In 1966, indira gandhi became india's first female prime minister, and in doing so , one of the world's most powerful women she had grown up in a political. Good-bye, little one, and may you grow up into a brave soldier in india's service ,” jawaharlal nehru wrote from his prison cell, in a 13th.Download