Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated on the night of May 21, 1991 at an election rally at Sriperumbudur near Tamil Nadu capital Chennai by Dhanu, a woman suicide-bomber. The first uses of the "human bomb" killing the Indian leader, a woman and 16 others on the spot. Rajiv Gandhi’s murder was approved by Thenmozhi Rajaratnam, a female member of the LTTE. (Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam).
After Four years the cruel killing of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, the crack special investigation team (SIT) has managed to border noticeably closer to unscrambling the complex plot behind the shocking crime that stunned the nation. The complete investigation process and questioning of key suspects picked up so far have recognized that the plan to kill Rajiv Gandhi was first hatched in October 1990 deep in the jungles of Jaffna.
Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelams leader and founder was Velupillai Prabhakaran. He was the real assassination of Rajiv Gandhi. But the most good news came out, Sri Lanka declared it had crushed the Tamil Tiger rebels, killing their chief, Velupillai Prabhakaran, and ending his three-decade mission for an independent native soil for minority Tamils.
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