Tag: Smriti Sthal

Mortal remains of Atal Bihari Vajpayee consigned to flames; Nation bids tearful farewell

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s mortal remains were consigned to flames amid chanting of hymns at Rashtriya Smriti Sthal on the banks of river Yamuna in the capital on Friday (17 August 2018). The last rites were performed by Vajpayee’s adopted daughter Namita Kaul Bhattacharya. Also present were her daughter

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Demise of Atal Bihari Vajpayee: State Funeral at Smriti Sthal on Friday afternoon

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Government of India has declared a half day holiday on Friday (17 August 2018) afternoon in all Central Government offices and CPSUs throughout the country to enable the people to pay homage and attend the State funeral of former Prime Minister late Atal Bihari Vajpayee at Smriti Sthal in New Delhi.