President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi were among several dignitaries who paid tributes to former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his second death anniversary on Sunday.
They were joined by several Union ministers and other leaders at ‘Sadaiv Atal’, the memorial to Vajpayee in the national capital, in paying respects to him.
Modi said India will always remember his outstanding service and efforts towards the nation’s progress.
“Tributes to beloved Atal Ji on his Punya Tithi. India will always remember his outstanding service and efforts towards our nation’s progress,” Modi tweeted.
Paid tributes to respected Atal Ji at Sadaiv Atal this morning. pic.twitter.com/9pEnLeqXmz
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 16, 2020
राष्ट्रपति कोविन्द ने भारत के पूर्व प्रधानमंत्री, भारत रत्न श्री अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी की दूसरी पुण्यतिथि पर नई दिल्ली में उनके समाधि-स्थल – ‘सदैव अटल’ पर उन्हें श्रद्धांजलि अर्पित की। pic.twitter.com/NC1cka2jGu
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) August 16, 2020