Remembering Atal Bihari Vajpayee : Leader’s Across Party Lines Recall His Invaluable Contribution

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The news of the passing away of three-time former prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee has shocked India. The political fraternity is mourning the loss of arguably the country’s tallest leader. Vajpayee died after prolonged illness at AIIMS, New Delhi at the age of 93 . A 7 day mourning has been announced by the government.

His affable nature made him a popular and was widely admired even by his rivals . In a state of shock and sadness leader’s paid their rich tributes.

Here are some of the notable tributes :

President of India Ram Nath Kovind

Former President Pranab Mukherjee


Congress president Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor

Union Minister Arun Jaitley


Home Minister Rajnath Singh


Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar



Randeep Surjewala, Congress Communications In charge

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje


West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee


BJP president Amit Shah

Congress leader P Chidambaram


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