AAP spokesperson, Saurabh Bhardwaj, said, “There were around 20,000 people in the rally with almost 5,000 placards. One or two objectionable placards/ persons are always planted by opposition parties to distract people from the motive of a rally.
“He is showing good improvement. Blood pressure, heart rate, respiratory rate are normal. They are being maintained without support,” AIIMS director Randeep Guleria said on Wednesday.
In a fresh statement, the hospital has said that Vajpayee is responding to the treatment.
PM Modi spoke to Vajpayee’s family members and doctors from AIIMS about his condition and stayed for at least 50 minutes. Senior BJP leader L K Advani and other BJP leaders including Railways Minister Piyush Goyal followed.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee in AIIMS Highlights: “He was admitted with complaints of lower respiratory tract infection and kidney issues. He is in the ICU and undergoing dialysis,” a source at the hospital said.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who served as PM between 1998-2004, slowly withdrew from public life as his health deteriorated and has been confined to his residence for many years.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee, 93, has been admitted to AIIMS Monday morning for a routine checkup on the advice of his doctors.
The idea was to serve dishes such as puri, chapatti, rice, rajma, vegetables, chhole and halwa at a nominal price. One of these items would be served daily. But at all four places, agencies meant to provide the meals have stopped for different reasons.
The ceasefire began on November 28 and was extended three times — from December 28 to January 26, from January 27 to February 26, and from February 27 to March 20, 2011, this last extension continuing until May 30.
On May 11, 1998, the countdown had been foolproof. India, a Third World nation, had blasted its way into the world’s consciousness, demanding to be heard.
Remembering his close and long association with Vajapyee, the home minister said he has not found a single person who was angry with him.
The exhibition was inaugurated to coincide with ‘Good Governance Day’ to mark Vajpayee’s birthday.
Several union ministers, including Ravi Shankar Prasad, Arun Jaitley, Smriti Irani and Nirmala Sitharaman, also greeted Vajpayee. The prime minister also payed tributes to freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malaviya on his birth anniversary.
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A biopic on former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee has been announced. The movie has been titled Yugpurush Atal. The said film will be written by Basant Kumar and directed by Mayank P. Srivastava.