Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister today paid tribute to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his birth anniversary.
He recalled the ‘Titan of Democracy’ Vajpayee for his contribution to the country.
Taking to the microblogging site Twitter, Patnaik wrote:
Humble tributes to former Prime Minister #AtalBihariVajpayee on his Birth Anniversary. #Atalji was an outstanding Parliamentarian, exceptional poet, excellent orator and one of the greatest leaders of modern India. pic.twitter.com/hzP8hhla1U
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) December 25, 2018
Yesterday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had released a commemorative coin worth Rs 100 in honour of the late leader, a day before his 94th birth anniversary.