Country will be poorer in loss of Vajpayee: Pranab Mukherjee

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New Delhi, Aug 16 (ANI): Former president of India Pranab Mukherjee expressed his condolence on the death of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee who passed away at the age of 93 at AIIMS in National capital on Thursday. "Though he was suffering for a long time I did not believe that the end will come. Fate snatched him away from us. He carried conviction with everybody," he said. "No doubt that the country will be poorer in the loss of Atal Bihari Vajpayee who was like a colossus for almost 6 decades. I pay my deepest regards for this great son of India," Mukherjee added.

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