Sanjay Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi's younger brother had died in an air crash on June 23, 1980, near the Safdarjung Airport in New Delhi.
The short point is that the deprived sections of society, which are being targeted for family planning by the Government, will hardly follow the two-child norm if they are not assured of having two healthy children who have a fair chance of reaching adulthood. To provide healthcare for everyone, the Government has to ensure that every district has an adequate number of PHCs and CHCs which are properly manned and which have an adequate stock of medicines.
It is still the country's only air-conditioned underground shopping plaza.
Research proves that goats try to communicate with people in the same way as dogs and horses do.
While many see the ongoing tussle between the government and the RBI as unprecedented, the top government functionary also cited instances of RBI governors N C Sengupta and K R Puri, saying their tenures were cut short due to the central government's intervention.