Kolkata: BJP state president Dilip Ghosh and the state secretary Sayantan Basu prepare to return Kolkata with the ashes of the late ex-PM Atal Behari Vajpayee after getting it from the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Vajpayee’s ashes will be kept in the state party office 6, Murlidhar Sen Lane. Apart from the party leaders and cadres, supporters and sympathizers could pay tribute there.
The state BJP president and other leaders of the party will immerse Vajpayee’s ashes in the Ganges. However, apart from that, the proposals of such like immersion in the ghats of Navadwip, Tribeni, Farakka and in the river Mahananda at Siliguri are being reviewed.
The condolence gathering will be held on 29 August at Mahajati Sadan. Meanwhile, the state BJP has taken an attempt to translate Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s poems in Bengali.
Reported By- Debomay Ghosh
Edited By- Piku Mukherjee