New Delhi, Aug 17: Days after P V Narasimha Rao passed away in 2004, Atal Bihari Vajpayee said, ” Rao told me that the bomb was ready, I only exploded it.” Rao’s words were, ” Saamagri tayar hai.”
New Delhi, Aug 17: Bharat Ratna, Atal Bihari Vajpayee breathed his last on August 16 at 5.05 pm in New Delhi. As the nation mourns the death of their beloved leader, several officers who have worked with him recall the kind of person he was and how he handled several issues.
New Delhi, Aug 17: Former prime minister, Rajiv Gandhi, known to take on BJP leaders sharply in Parliament had however made an exception for Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
New Delhi, Aug 16: In his Independence Day address, Prime Minister, Narendra Modi while speaking on the Kashmir policy said that the government would take Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s approach to resolve the dispute.
New Delhi, Aug 16: Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee is without a doubt one of the best speakers the country has ever witnessed. Be it in public or at Parliament, he never failed to keep the audience enthralled.
New Delhi, Aug 16: The passing away of former Prime Minister of India, Atal Vajpayee has seen an outpouring of grief across the nation. The former PM who was conferred with the Bharat Ratna passed away at AIIMS at 5.05 on August 16.
The decision to award Atal Bihari Vajpayee the Bharath Ratna has given all of us strength, Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the BJP workers at Bengaluru today. He was addressing BJP workers ahead of the National Executive meeting of the party. Modi also said that leaders like Atal Vajpayee and Deen Dayan Upadhyaya have given the party strength. They always thought of the common man and this is what all should follow, the PM also stated.