Former Prime Minister and Bharat Ratna awardee Atal Bihari Vajpayee had been admitted to the AIIMS hospital in New Delhi for the past few weeks, died on Thursday (August 16) after battling prolonged illness. He was 93.
Vajpayee was admitted to AIIMS, New Delhi on June 11 for a urinary tract infection. He was also a diabetic patient. In addition, his urine output was on the lower side.
He was put on life support system by the doctors after his condition became critical in the last few hours. His death has saddened the entire nation.
Well, not many of us known that Atal ji shared a great camaraderie with the Bollywood stars. Here are some unseen pictures of Atal Bihari Vajpayee with bollywood stars.
The picture shows former PM with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Anil Kapoor and Sridevi. The pictures were taken when a group of people from the Indian film industry met Atal Bihari Vajpayee to present him with a cheque for a drought relief fund.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee with Javed Akhtar, Shah Rukh Khan and Jagjit Singh at the launch of the music album Samvedna.
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan also got an opportunity to share the stage with Atal Ji.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee with actor Dev Anand on his Lahore bus trip in 1999.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee with Yash Chopra.
Atal Ji with Lata Mangeshkar
Atal Bihari Vajpayee with Hema Malini and Vinod Khanna