7 day mourning declared as the nation loses a dignitary

A seven-day state mourning was announced by the government as a mark of respect to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who passed yesterday arounf 5 PM. His mortal remains would then be taken to the BJP headquarters at Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg at around 9 am.

Aug 17, 2018, 08:18 AM IST