Remembering 'People's President' APJ Abdul Kalam on his birth anniversary

Tributes poured on social media on Saturday on the occasion of former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam's 91st birth anniversary.

Born in 1931 in Tamil Nadu, he was the first scientist to become India's president.

Leading the tributes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi shared a video remembering Kalam.

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam was elected as India’s 11th president from 2002-2007.

He died in 2015 while he was delivering a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management Shillong at the age of 84.

Source: HT