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Can Abdul Kalam be called the new age Gandhi?

Jul 30, 2015 08:12 PM IST India India

Former president APJ Abdul Kalam was on Thursday laid to rest with full military honours at his hometown Rameswaram. The mortal remains of the former president, who died on Monday, were taken from his ancestral house to the local mosque ahead of the funeral.Over one lakh people gathered to pay respects to Dr Kalam. Public waited in queue for hours in scorching heat to attend his funeral.