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Young Rajiv with grandfather Pandit Nehru

Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru tells his grandson Rajiva Gandhi a story in the family garden.

Rajiv Gandhi: The Prime Minister who only wanted to fly

May 21, 2020 marks the 29th death anniversary of the former Prime Minister and Congress leader Rajiv Gandhi, a preeminent member of India’s powerful Nehru-Gandhi dynasty. Before he became India’s youngest PM, Rajiv was a commercial pilot with a deep love for aviation and flying. Here’s a look at his life in pictures.