Assassination of Indira Gandhi – Who killed Rajiv Gandhi and Why?
The Assassination of Rajiv Gandhi, the ex-Prime Minister of India, occurred as a result of a suicide bombing in Sriperumbudur, near Chennai, in Tamil Nadu, India on 21 May 1991. At least 14 others were also killed. It was carried out by Thenmozhi Rajaratnam, also known as Dhanu. The attack was blamed on the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), a separatist organization from Sri Lanka. Why would LTTE kill Rajiv Gandhi? After all it was is mother Indira Gandhi played a crucial role in converting LTTE from a rebel group to an organised fighting force
Title: Assassination of Indira Gandhi – Who killed Rajiv Gandhi and Why?
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Added on: July 15th, 2013
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