Watch: Sumitra Mahajan, Nirmala Sitharaman pay last respects to Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Updated:3 months ago IST

New Delhi, Aug 17 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday paid floral tribute to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at Smriti Sthal in the national capital. Vajpayee was admitted to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on June 11 after complaints of urinary tract infection, low urine output and chest congestion. Vajpayee breathed his last on August 16 in New Delhi. He was 93-year old. Delhi schools and government offices will remain closed today. National 7-day mourning has also been announced.

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