President Ram Nath Kovind paid tributes to former Prime Minister and BJP leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his memorial, Sadaiv Atal, in New Delhi. The President visited Sadaiv Atal on the first death anniversary of Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union home Minister Amit Shah also paid tributes to the tallest BJP leader. BJP national working president JP Nadda also accompanied the PM and Home Minister to pay his tributes to the former BJP leader.
Death anniversary of Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Three times Prime Minister and BJP stalwart Atal Bihari Vajpayee breathed his last on 16th August 2018 in AIIMS Delhi following a prolonged illness. He was 93 at the time of his death.
Who paid tribute at Sadaiv Atal?
Vajpayee’s daughter Namita Kaul Bhattacharya and granddaughter Niharika along with others visited Sadaiv Atal, the memorial of Atal Bihari Vajpayee, to pay tribute to the greatest leader of his time.
Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the first-ever BJP leader to become Prime Minister. His first led a central government in 1996 but his government didn’t last long. He again became Prime Minster for two terms between 1998 to 2004.
Birthday of Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Atal Bihari Vajpayee was born on 25th December 1924. His birthday is celebrated as “Good Governance Day”every year.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee was awarded Padma Vibhushan in 1992 and Bharat Ratnain 2014. Also, he was awarded Outstanding Parliamentarian Award in 1994. He was ranked 9 in Outlook India’s poll of the Greatest Indian. For more information please visit our latest trending News