Did we forget the Iron Lady of India?She was hailed as Goddess Durga by one of the political greats of India Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee. She was instrumental in bringing radical changes in the country's economic, political, international and national policies. She was the pioneer of a popular movement known as the Green Revolution. Ensured a successful negotiation in the Pakistan war of 1971 resulting a peace agreement in the creation of Bangladesh. One of her crucial economic decisions included the nationalization of fourteen major commercial banks which changed the direction of the banking sector. She served as Prime Minister for 11 years in three different spells. She was named as 'Woman of the Millennium' by the BBC in 1999.
Yesterday was her birth anniversary and the so called Fourth Estate which is dominated by the electronic media was busy in attending the other important news which could increase their TRP ratings. Of course, we too forgot to remember her !