5 Facts About Rajiv Gandhi

1. Soon after assuming office, Rajiv Gandhi asked President Singh to dissolve Parliament and hold fresh elections, as the Lok Sabha had completed its five-year term.

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2. At that time, Rajiv Gandhi was in London as part of his foreign tour.

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3. In May 1988, Rajiv Gandhi launched the Operation Black Thunder to clear the Golden Temple in Amritsar of arms and gunmen.

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4. In 1987, Rajiv Gandhi sent the Indian Peace Keeping Force to protect civilians and to apprehend anyone carrying arms.

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5. On 4 May 1981, Indira Rajiv Gandhi presided over a meeting of the All India Congress Committee.

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