Published On: Aug 19, 2018
Ashes of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee were immersed in Ganga river at Har-ki-Pauri in Haridwar on Sunday. The family members performed all rituals. Earlier, Vajpayee’s daughter Namita Bhattacharya and Niharika collected three urns of the ashes from Smriti Sthal in the national capital. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath participated in former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s ‘Asthi Kalash Yatra’.