New Delhi: The BJP-led North Delhi Municipal Corporation paid tributes to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee during the session of its House on Tuesday and proposed to name a few major projects after him, officials said. North Delhi Mayor Adesh Gupta, senior Congress leader Mukesh Goel and others paid homage to the BJP stalwart.
A portrait of the former prime minister was kept in the Well of the House where members paid floral tributes. “It was also proposed to name some major projects of the corporation after him,” a senior civic official said. The veteran politician died on August 16 at the age of 93 at the AIIMS here following prolonged illness.