Lost a father figure today: PM Modi on Vajpayee's demise
Updated : August 16, 2018 11:43 PM IST
In a brief televised address, Modi said through his leadership and struggles, Vajpayee had strengthened the Jan Sangh and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
The prime minister said whenever he met Vajpayee, the latter hugged him with affection.
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