Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away
Former PM Vajpayee famously called as atalji by one and all has passed away at 5.05 PM in AIIMS ,New Delhi. He was the prime minister during 1999-2004 heading the NDA coalition.
He came to power at the crucial juncture. He steered India to growth path along with taking strong action to out India as super power.
It was during his tenure India conducted the second nuclear test. He was hailed as statesman pas excellence by leaders cutting across party lines.