During his visit, Singh also inaugurated the 255-bed COVID hospital set up by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited and Uttar Pradesh government after converting the Haj House.
Shukla, after having served the BJP for 32 years in different capacities had quit the party to join Congress in October 2013 ahead of the Assembly elections.
Azad’s comments come at a time when the opposition has accused the treasury benches of violating parliamentary procedures to get legislations passed.
A statue of late Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, installed by BJP cadre at Aramgarh crossroads without any clearance, was removed by the Rajendranagar police early on Friday.
Bus ride to Lahore with Vajpayee: When Kapil Dev was most gracious and Dev Anand went down memory lane
It took 40 minutes for the bus to go from the Indian side of the Punjab to the Pakistani side and the seat next to Vajpayee on that momentous ride was a much coveted one.
Paying rich tribute to Vajpayee on his 96th birth anniversary, Jaishankar said the eminent leader warmly reached out to various regions and continents.
The initiative will feature performers of dance forms such as Bharatanatyam, Odissi, Kathak, Kuchipudi and Mohiniattam, who will dance to Vajpayee's poetry set to tune.
After calling BJP 'real tukde tukde gang', now SAD accuses saffron party of abandoning Vajpayee's principles
The SAD appeals to Punjabis to realise the "dangerous game" being played by the state BJP leaders who are ready to "spoil" the peace of the state.
He also added that the Kashmiri leaders are not under house arrest but they are treated as house guests.
The Home Minister asked the Congress party why PM Modi was not praised for the Balakot air strikes against Pakistan when Indira Gandhi received credit for the 1971 victory.
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
At the valedictory session of BJP National Executive meet, Modi criticised the opposition parties for their 'negative' politics and said those who failed in government are also failure in opposition.
The BJP will hold a two-day meeting amid unrest among upper castes over its pro-Dalit push, with key focus on Vajpayee's legacy and strategies for the upcoming state and assembly elections.
Assault on Bihar university professor prompts Tejashwi Yadav to slam CM Nitish Kumar over RSS expanding in state
Yadav has earlier blamed the communal clashes across Bihar in March on RSS and accused Nitish Kumar of giving the organisation a free hand to expand across Bihar.
Not many know that BJP stalwart Atal Bihar Vajpayee and his father Krishna Bihari Vajpayee had enrolled in for a course in law at the same college in Kanpur.