Ex-Prime Minaiter and BJP thespian AB Vajpayee is going to get rare honor from Narendra Modi led NDA Government.Its known that union ministry decided to give the country's highest civilian honor Bharat Ratna to Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
It is being said that the the announcement regarding the same may be made on Dec 25 th. It also marks Vajpayee's 90th birthday .The government is going to bestow the Bharat Ratna award to him on January 26th on the Republic Day.
The Bharatiya Janata Party have long been demanding the the nation`s highest civilian honour for Vajpayee, who became the first person from the party to occupy the top post of the country. He was also the first PM of the country from a non-Congress background
Vajpayee led the first NDA government as the 11th Prime Minister of India for 13 days in 1996 and then again from 1998 to 2004. He was also the first non-Congress leader to serve a full term as prime minister.Modi already announced that Vajpayee’s birthday will be observed as “Good Governance Day” every year
Freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and Bahujan Samaj Party founder Kanshi Ram may be conferred with the Bharat Ratna along withVajpayee.