Vajpayee’s ashes to be immersed in Teesta today

Gangtok
22 Aug 2018

The ashes of Atal Bihari Vajpayee would be brought to Sikkim on Thursday and immersed in Teesta river as a part of immersion of the ashes in various rivers across the country, beginning in Haridwar. Teesta is considered holy in Hindu mythology.  Sikkim Pradesh BJP President D.B. Chauhan has received the Asthi Kalash of Vajpayee. Chauhan will reach Sikkim on Thursday. --- EOIC