16-AUG-2018: AMU Vice Chancellor expresses deep grief on Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee's demise
Aligarh, August 16: Expressing deep grief on the demise of former Prime Minister and Bharat Ratna awardee, Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee; Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Vice Chancellor, Professor Tariq Mansoor said that he is saddened to know that Shri Vajpayee is no more.
He added that Shri Vajpayee was a great orator, poet, statesman and politician and was respected by all sections of society. The University schools will remain close on Friday, while all the AMU faculties, departments and offices will close after 11: 00 am as a mark of respect to Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
Shri Vajpayee passed away at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi on Thursday. He was 93.
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