Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu released a book on former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on Thursday morning. The book “Yuga Purush Bharata Ratna Atal Ji” is written by Lok Sabha MP, Dr. Ramesh Pokhrial ‘Nishank’.
While addressing a gathering after releasing the book, Vice President Naidu praised Vajpayee and called him a sage and a visionary par excellence who brought developmental reforms to the forefront of governance.
“Shri Vajpayee is like a sage and a yogi, a man of the century, his values, traditions are inspiration of everyone and his contributions will have a long-time effect on the younger generation,” said Naidu.
The Vice President also lauded Vajpayee’s efforts in bringing connectivity reforms in roads, transport, telecom and governance.
December 25, Vajpayee’s birthday celebrated as ‘Good Governance Day’ is testament to his contributions to our great Nation, he added.
In his speech, the Vice President also said that Vajpayee’s life is an example for youth and future leaders.
“The former Prime Minister governed the country with Dedication, Devotion and Discipline,” he explained.