Defence ministry unveils a memorial at his burial site
GN Bureau | July 27, 2016
It has been a year without the Missile Man of India, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. The former president passed away on July 27, 2015 after he suffered a massive cardiac attack while delivering a lecture at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Shillong.
Replugging: On Facebook, Kalam's aide Srijan Pal Singh recalls his last day
The demise, of Kalam, popularly known as ‘People’s President’, was mourned across the world. Shocked and heartbroken, thousands of people flocked to pay their last respect to the former president.
Replugging: RIP Kalam Sir
He had earned great admiration and inspired the world to work towards nation building, Science and community.
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Observing his death anniversary, a statue of Dr Kalam was unveiled at his burial site at Peikarumbu, Rameswaram on Wednesday.
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Here’s how Twitterati remember Dr Kalam
Tributes to #APJAbdulKalam!Your inspiring memories will continue to ignite minds of several generations,Sir!A grateful nation remembers you!— Vinay Sahasrabuddhe (@vinay1011) July 27, 2016
Remembering Dr #APJAbdulKalam. A man who touched the hearts of millions & inspired the young to dream big. His light will shine on— Office of RG (@OfficeOfRG) July 27, 2016
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