Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away on Thursday evening. He was 93. From the moment the news broke, the entire country went into mourning. The Indian film fraternity is also mourning the loss of one of the greatest leaders of the country. Celebrities have taken to their social media accounts to pay their last respects to the political leader.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee was sworn in as the Prime Minister of India in 1998 and held the post till 2004. He had also won the highest civilian award, Bharat Ratna, in 2004. The political leader was also famous for his poetry and his influential speeches.
John Abraham on Atal Bihari Vajpayee
— John Abraham (@TheJohnAbraham) 16 August 2018
Subhash Ghai On Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Atal Ji said ‘ सुभाष। परदेस जाओ और अपने देश भारत की कहानी सुनाओ – उसकी कवितायें सुनाओ ‘
I said “ जी। परदेस फ़िल्म वही हैं”
When Atal Ji graced on release our music of #PARDES in delhi and blessed us with his warm emotions.A leader who gave film industry d status of industry pic.twitter.com/So4tl8J77b
— Subhash Ghai (@SubhashGhai1) 16 August 2018
You are the biggest superstar I have ever shot, says Priyadarshan
The most respected man Indian democracy has seen has gone to God’s .We miss u .You are the biggest superstar I have ever shot..Atalji RIP pic.twitter.com/VLUqeZ1lN6
— priyadarshan (@priyadarshandir) 16 August 2018
Rajinikanth on Atal Bihari Vajpayee
I’m saddened to hear the demise of a great statesman Shri.Vajpayee ji. May his soul Rest In Peace.
— Rajinikanth (@rajinikanth) 16 August 2018
Manoj Bajpayee posted on Twitter, “Remember going to a rally holding my father’s hand to listen to his speech.a leader with grace and poetic charm who led from front without any vindictiveness.saddened by the news.aum Shanti Shanti!!”
Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s visionary ideas and contributions for India were truly remarkable, says Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra shared on Twitter, “Former Prime Minister Shri #AtalBihariVajpayee’s visionary ideas and contributions for India were truly remarkable. The nation will always remember… #RIP My thoughts and condolences to the family.”
Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former prime minister and BJP stalwart, passed away on Thursday. He was 93. Vajpayee was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in June. Vajpayee, who had been ailing for long, retreated from active public life over the last decade following the deterioration of his health and remained restricted to his residence.
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