On August 16th India lost there poet Prime Minister Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The former PM is respected all over the world and by there opposition parties as well. He had left an ineradicable mark on world politics. The whole world combine to say goodbye to Atal Bihari Vajpayee. At age 93, Vajpayee was the oldest living former Indian Prime Minister.
Leaders from all over India gathered in AIIMS to meet one of India’s most respected politician. People from various fields joined hands in mourning. The whole of India was dejected when the news of Vajpayee death came out.
There were number of countries all around the world who have sent their tributes for Vajpayee. Leaders from neighboring countries including Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Bhutan, and Sri Lanka, attended former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s funeral on Friday, while condolence messages poured in from around the globe.
United States of America, United Kingdom, Belgium, Mauritius are the countries who flew there flag at half-mast in respect of former Prime Minister. Messages from all around the globe from the global leaders expressed their sadness.
Joining us in our moment of grief! In an unprecedented gesture, the Government of #Mauritius has decided that both Indian and Mauritian flag will fly half-mast on government buildings today as a mark of respect following the sad demise of former PM Vajpayee. pic.twitter.com/qn8ZA38tT2
— Raveesh Kumar (@MEAIndia) August 17, 2018
— UK in India🇬🇧🇮🇳 (@UKinIndia) August 17, 2018