Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee no more. Vajpayee breathed his last at 5:05 pm, August 16, 2018. With the news of his death, condolences and prayers have started to come in. Delhi State Government has asked for closure of schools and colleges for tomorrow in his memory. The schools would remain closed for the day, August 17, 2018, tomorrow in Delhi. The protocol for statewide mourning announced, the schools and colleges along with all the government offices may remain closed tomorrow.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee was an Indian politician who thrice served as the Prime Minister of India, first for a term of 13 days in 1996, for a period of eleven months from 1998 to 1999, and then for a full term from 1999 to 2004.