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17th August 2018
Former Prime Minister Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee passes away

Dr KK Aggarwal, Recipient of Padma Shri

One should learn to fight illness like Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Former Prime Minister Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away yesterday at the age of 93 years. He had been in a critical state and was on a life support system. He had been undergoing treatment at AIIMS, New Delhi since June 11 this year for chest congestion, urinary tract infection and low urine output. The 93-year-old former prime minister had one kidney, prostate cancer and he had developed dementia following a stroke in 2009. He also had long-standing diabetes.

Shri Vajpayee, who became India’s prime minister thrice was conferred the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honor, by the President of India in 2014...read more

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HCFI condoles the death of former Prime Minister Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee
He was one of the greatest leaders and statesmen of all times
 
New Delhi, 15th August 2018:The Heart Care Foundation of India (HCFI) condoles the death of former Prime Minister of India, Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee. An exemplary leader, he was a man of masses and a role model whose words and actions have contributed immensely in the development of the country. Shri Vajpayee was fighting a prolonged illness at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) before he breathed his last today. He was 93.

Offering his condolences, Padma Shri Awardee, Dr K K Aggarwal, President, HCFI, said, "Shri Vajpayee was a statesman and a leader, par excellence. Not only was he adept in politics but also a great orator and speaker. We, at HCFI, mourn the loss of this great soul who was a democrat to the core. He battled his health problems unflinchingly till the end - Shri Vajpayee had only one kidney, prostate cancer, and dementia in the later stages of life. It is unusual for people with dementia to survive for so long and he proved his fighting spirit right till the end. Shri Vajpayee was also a great poet, who with his words, helped people reach a parasympathetic or relaxed state of mind. With him gone, a golden era of Indian politics comes to end. May God give his near and dear ones enough strength to cope with the loss."

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