Four states will also vote for the assembly in addition to the Lok Sabha.
He was honoured with the Bharat Ratna in 1991.
The Election Commission of India is expected to announce the poll schedule soon.
He stressed on providing free and compulsory education for all under 14.
The government dreams to become a $10 trillion economy in the next decade.
The Budget was a roadmap for the country’s development, Piyush Goyal said.
India is both the largest and most diverse democracy, President Kovind pointed out.
He is the only Indian Prime Minister to have died overseas while in office.
This would be in addition to the reservations that already exist for various categories.
She defeated National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate Bhairon Singh Shekhawat.