New Delhi, Nov 10: In last 65 years of independent India's history, if there is any one family which has played the most crucial role in deciding the destiny of this nation then it's Nehru-Gandhi family, without an iota of doubt.
Nehru –Gandhi family is the unofficial first family of the country. The aura created around this family has almost mesmerized the common populace and this is one reason why this family has ruled this country both de-jure and de-facto.
The lineage starts with legendary Motilal Nehru and extends to Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi, Sanjay Gandhi, Menaka Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Varun Gandhi and Priyanka Vadra.
Sonia Gandhi has succeeded in keeping the family flag high despite all odds that came in her way. Let's have a look at some of rare photographs relating to Sonia and her family.