Posted on 17/08/2018
16 August 2018, It seemed just like some other day. Everything was normal this morning of 2018. But then, a big news appeared around 05:45 pm that ATAL BIHARI VAJPAYEE, one of the ace former Prime Minister of India and BJP stalwart has passed away at the age of 93 after being hospitalized for 2 months in AIIMS, New Delhi. He was suffering from various age-related problems. Indeed, its an “End of an Era” as quoted by our current Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
BJP National President Amit Shah has confirmed that Vajpayee’s mortal remains will be kept at the party headquarters on August 17 from 9 am for people to pay homage. The funeral procession to Delhi’s Vijay Ghat will start at 1:00 pm tomorrow. The last rites will be conducted at 4:00 pm. Vajpayee’s last rites will be conducted near Smriti Sthal on the banks of Yamuna. The memorial is the designated spot for the cremation of Presidents, Vice-Presidents and Prime Ministers.