PM Modi, Amit Shah receive Vajpayee's body at BJP HQ, leaders pay tributes
Updated : August 17, 2018 02:53 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP President Amit Shah and other senior leaders including LK Advani and Sitaram Yechury, and thousands of people paid their tributes as the mortal remains of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee reached the party's central office here on Friday.
The body, draped in the national flag reached the 6-A Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg headquarters in a procession which was joined by a large number of people from different parts of the country who chanted "Jab tak sooraj chand rahega, Atalji ka naam rahega", "Bharat Mata ki jai" and "Vande Mataram" in unision to pay their tributes to the departed leader.
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