New Delhi: Tributes were paid to the former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his birth anniversary. The former Prime Minister was being remembered for his public service and poetry skills on his birthday. PM Narendra Modi along with President Ram Nath Kovind paid tributes to Atal Bihari Vajpayee at the Sadaiv Atal Memorial in New Delhi, early morning on Wednesday.
Floral tributes were paid to the former PM on his 95th birth anniversary where, along with PM Modi and President Kovind, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Bhartiya Janata Party's working president JP Nadda, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla and senior BJP leader LK Advani also remained present.
PM Modi also remembered the former Prime Minister and extended his greetings to Vajpayee through Twitter, where he remembered the former Prime Minister and wrote, " Tributes to Atal Bihari Vajpayee , who is etched in the hearts of the countrymen, on his birth anniversary. The PM also posted a video having snapshots of Atal Bihari Vajpayee and himself together.
देशवासियों के दिलों में बसे पूर्व प्रधानमंत्री भारत रत्न अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी जी को उनकी जन्म-जयंती पर कोटि-कोटि नमन। pic.twitter.com/9tCkmEUxnf— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 25, 2019
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