On the birth anniversary of the former prime minister Sir, Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s, President Murmu and PM Modi present flowers at his tomb.
On the occasion of the anniversary of Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s birth, PM Modi, President Murmu, and Vice President Dhankhar presented flowers to the former prime minister at his Delhi monument.
On Sunday morning (December 25), at his memorial, Sadaiv Atal, President Droupadi Murmu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar paid respect to former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee on the occasion of his birthday.
On August 16, 2018, Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away. He was India’s prime minister from May 16, 1996, to June 1, 1996, and again from March 19, 1998, to May 22, 2004. Amit Shah, a union minister, Rajnath Singh, Nirmala Sitharaman, and Hardeep Singh Puri were among those who attended the memorial service to pay respects.
The Padma Vibhushan and Bharat Ratna awards were given to Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee received the Padma Vibhushan, the second-highest civilian honour in the nation, in 1992. In 2015, he was awarded the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour, by Pranab Mukherjee, who was then the country’s president. On Sunday, several events will be held by the Uttar Pradesh government to commemorate former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee‘s birth anniversary.
Events honouring Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s birth anniversary are scheduled in UP.
The state will host Kavi Sammelans, plays, and discussions to honour Vajpayee, who was also a prolific poet. From December 25 to December 31, a campaign will be run to link every home in the state to the public water system.
The day will start with Yogi Adityanath, the chief minister, presenting flowers to Vajpayee at the Lok Bhawan. Numerous cultural events honouring the former prime minister will be held all day long in a number of cities.
Additionally, a brief drama about Vajpayee’s life will be performed. In Agra’s Bateshwar, the department of culture has organised an Atal Geet Ganga programme where performers would recite poems by Vajpayee.