Shillong, Aug 20: Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee together with SCCC (district) Congress Committee observed the 76th Birth Anniversary of Rajiv Gandhi on Thursday.
Congress MLA and Shillong City DCC President Charles Pyngrope lit the ceremonial lamp and paid a floral tribute to the late Prime Minister at Windermere Estate.
MPCC Working Presidents James S. Lyngdoh and Congress MP Vincent Pala, MDC Lamphrang Blah and EKH DCC Kennedy C. Khyriem and others were in attendance.
Lyngdoh spoke on the life and contribution of the late Rajiv Gandhi and his contributions including the Anti-Defection Law.
Meanwhile, Pyngrope said that the late Prime Minister had given new directions to India in all spheres.
Pala mentioned the reforms Rajiv Gandhi brought in the IT sector.