NEW DELHI: President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi were among the dignitaries who paid rich tribute to the former prime minister and BJP stalwart Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his birth anniversary.
President Kovind paid homage to Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former Prime Minister of India, on his birth anniversary at his samadhi ‘Sadaiv Atal’ in New Delhi. pic.twitter.com/Wpyo1sG1p2— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) December 25, 2020
पूर्व प्रधानमंत्री आदरणीय अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी जी को उनकी जन्म-जयंती पर शत-शत नमन। अपने दूरदर्शी नेतृत्व में उन्होंने देश को विकास की अभूतपूर्व ऊंचाइयों पर पहुंचाया। एक सशक्त और समृद्ध भारत के निर्माण के लिए उनके प्रयासों को सदैव स्मरण किया जाएगा।— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 25, 2020
President Kovind paid homage to Vajpayee at ‘Sadaiv Atal’, a memorial to the former prime minister, here, the Rashtrapati Bhavan stated in a tweet. Besides Kovind and Modi, top Union ministers also attended a prayer meeting at the memorial and paid homage to the first prime minister from the saffron party.