DMK Working President M.K.Stalin paid his last tribute to former Prime Minister Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee. He posted a message on his official Twitter account.
The veteran politician breathed his last in Delhi today; he was 93-years-old. With the sad demise of Vajpayee ji, as everyone used to call him out of deep respect, an era has passed in Indian politics.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee served as the 10th Prime Minister of India. He served as PM for the first time for 15 days (from 16 May 1996 to 1 June 1996), the second for a period of 13 months (from 19 March 1998 to 26 April 1999) and the third for five years (from 13 October 1999 till 22 May 2004).
M.K.Stalin says "On behalf of the DMK, I paid my last respects to the former Prime Minister #AtalBihariVajpayee in New Delhi. We join our fellow Indians in mourning the loss of this remarkable leader."
Former Prime Minister Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, died at AIIMS at age of 93 yesterday evening after a prolonged illness. Several leaders and people from all section of society is posting their condolence through social networking portals.
On behalf of the DMK, I paid my last respects to the former Prime Minister #AtalBihariVajpayee in New Delhi. We join our fellow Indians in mourning the loss of this remarkable leader. pic.twitter.com/vPg3mjGrIg— M.K.Stalin (@mkstalin) August 17, 2018
Shri Vajpayee was one of the most respected leaders in India who led the nation through several crises.
Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee was awared with the Bharat Ratna (2015) and Padma Vibhushan (1992).