Speaking at a meet-the-press programme here, the former Union finance minister also dismissed as a non-issue the controversy over the alleged misuse of INS Viraat by former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.
It is not unreasonable for the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party to claim credit for reacting aggressively to terrorism.
George Fernandes was accused and later cleared of the Rs 24,000 crore coffin scam.
Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away on August 16 after a prolonged illness.
Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan paid tributes to Vajpayee, Chatterjee, Union Minister Ananth Kumar and three sitting members.
According to the Directorate of Local Bodies, there are 16 municipal corporations, 198 nagar palika parishads and 438 nagar panchayats in the state.
The memorial will be completed in the next three months and will be inaugurated by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on December 25, the birthday of Vajpayee.
The Constructions have begun at Pragati Maidan and the building is said to be the tallest in the city.
The HRD ministry is likely to soon announce Atal Rankings of Institutions on Innovative Achievements (ARIIA).
In the letter, Singh has raised concerns over the NDA government’s “agenda to change the name and character” of the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML) and the Teen Murti Complex.
Vajpayee, one of India's most charismatic leaders and inspirational orators, died on August 16 at the age of 93 in New Delhi.
Authored and compiled by Brijendra Rehi, noted Doordarshan producer, senior journalist and then advisor to the former Highways Minister C P Joshi.
The party later took out 'Asthi Kalash Yatra', wherein the ashes were taken out through some old areas in the city in a specially-designed truck.
"There is no denying that GDP growth was strong in the mid-2000s (UPA I and II); even the earlier series show this. The question is what caused this performance. One factor was the large number of reforms under Prime Minister Vajpayee's government," Sanyal said in an email interview to PTI.
The state already has almost 10,000 Atal Seva Kendras (previously called Rajiv Gandhi Seva Kendra) at the village panchayat and panchayat samiti levels
The state government will include life and thoughts of Late Atal Bihari Vajpayee in the school curriculum.
Due to Vajpayee ji, terrorism became an important issue on the world stage modi said.
Political experts say that this move by BJP is a step to consolidate masses by establishing a direct emotional connect with them and invoking Vajpayee's legacy on a national scale
Vajpayee's son in law Ranjan Bhattacharya carried the urn through the surging crowds to Brahmakund (Har Ki Pauri) where it was later immersed in the Ganga amid elaborate rituals performed by "Teerth purohits" (priests) and the cries of "Atal Ji Amar Rahein" rent the air.
Vajpayee passed away on Thursday at the age of 93
Today’s dog-eat-dog politics is a different world from yore. As we remember him, let’s say that he set a tradition, and traditions become lessons in history even when legacies are not always followed.
Vajpayee first became India’s Prime Minister in 1996, serving in office from May 16, 1996 to June 1, 1996, then again between 1998 and 1999.
Former prime minister Vajpayee has been cremated at Rashtriya Smriti Sthal with state honours
The locals enjoyed his public speeches in Hindi to such an extent that locals would dismiss his translator for breaking his flow of speech.
Earlier in a blog, Modi said India had found a leader in Vajpayee who was gifted in spirit, heart and mind.