Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, who left for his heavenly abode on July 27, 2015, is undeniably one of the tallest figures of India in all aspects. His legacies as an extraordinary scientist, educationist, and people’s president have left a deeper impact on Indian citizens.
Former President of India Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam was born on 15th October 1931. He is known as the ‘Missile Man of India'. The country is paying rich tributes to Kalam on his 91st birth anniversary today.
Kalam had spent considerable time in Bhadrak and Balasore districts of Odisha as part of his efforts to launch missiles for the protection of the country.
Kalam’s legacy as a scientist is well-known worldwide; he was the spearhead behind the Integrated Guided Missile Development Programme which gave India its most powerful missiles and nuclear capabilities.
PM Modi also wished his ministerial colleagues Mahendra Nath Pandey and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on their birthday, and lauded their work in the government.
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Rameswaram (TN): The Indian Missile Man and former President A P J Abdul Kalam was remembered on his 88th birth anniversary. The late scientist’s family and the district administration paid tributes at his memorial here. Ramanathapuram district collector K Veera Raghava Rao paid floral tributes at the memorial while Kalam’s relatives led by his elder […]