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With PM Modi on stage, Ghulam Nabi Azad says Vajpayee never undermined progress made by previous governments
Recalling Vajpayee's speech in Goa in 2002, Azad said the former prime minister had said India won't be so if it was not secular.
Vajpayee, a towering BJP leader, was the Prime Minister thrice – first for 13 days in 1996, then for 13 months from 1998 to 1999, and then from 1999 to 2004.
Stalin's response comes a day after when Prime Minister Modi said on Thursday that the BJP's doors are "always open for parties."
M Karunanidhi was the ruling deity of Dravidian politics who fathered the DMK and was worshipped by millions.
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who was present at the function, urged students to fulfil the goal of a New India as envisioned by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The statues of Mahatma Gandhi and late prime minister Indira Gandhi have already installed at the Ridge in the heart of Shimla.
On Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi released a Rs 100 commemorative coin in the memory of the former premier.
He was releasing a Rs 100 commemorative coin in the memory of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on the eve of his 94th birth anniversary.
The Winter Session of Parliament began Tuesday and will end on January 8.
Asserting that Pakistan was serious to develop peaceful ties with all its neighbours, Khan claimed India was not ready to hold talks with the country due to the upcoming general elections.
With this, the ruling party has so far announced 194 candidates in the state, which has a total of 230 assembly seats.
The ex-MP from Janjgir Lok Sabha constituency left the BJP ahead of state elections in 2013 and joined the Congress the following year.
The first phase of assembly election in Chhattisgarh will be held on November 12 and the last date for filing of nominations is October 23.
The peaks are located at 6,557, 6,566, 6,160 and 6,100 metres on the right flank of Gangotri glacier, said Colonel Amit Bisht
The move is being seen part of the BJP’s overall aim to establish Vajpayee in the top league of national icons.