Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee laid to rest, daughter Namita lights funeral pyre

Published: 17th August 2018 08:22 PM  |   Last Updated: 17th August 2018 10:48 PM  

Atal Bihari Vajpayee funeral
Foster daughter Namita Kaul Bhattacharya lit the pyre as cries of 'Atal Bihari Amar Rahe' reverberated. (Photo | Shekhar Yadav/EPS)
Atal Bihari Vajpayee funeral
Prime minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah, LK Advani, Manmohan Singh, Congress president Rahul Gandhi during the funeral of Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee at Rashtriya Samriti Sthal in New Delhi. (Photo | Shekhar Yadav/EPS)
Atal Bihari Vajpayee funeral
A sea of people today joined the funeral procession of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi walking behind the gun carriage carrying the mortal remains.(Photo | Shekhar Yadav/EPS)
Atal Bihari Vajpayee funeral
King of Bhutan Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck seen along with other dignitary during the former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. (Photo | Shekhar Yadav/EPS)
Atal Bihari Vajpayee funeral
Several foreign dignitaries, including the king of Bhutan and Bangladesh's foreign minister, were also present.(Photo | Shekhar Yadav/EPS)
Atal Bihari Vajpayee funeral
Mohan Madhukar Bhagwat along with former PM Manmohan Singh during the former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. (Photo | Shekhar Yadav/EPS)
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