Modi, Shah handed urns with Vajpayee ashes to all state BJP chiefs for immersion

Last Modified Wednesday, 22 August 2018 (10:51 IST)
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra and BJP president Amit handed over urns containing ashes 'Asthi Kalash' of Bharat Ratna to all state party presidents here on  Wednesday.
The 'Atal Kalash Yatra' was held from State Capital to the level of  'talukas' in each State, according to a statement issued by the party. All state BJP units would be organising 'Shradhanjalis' in the respective states. 
The urns would be immersed in respective rivers after 'Atal Kalash Yatra', it said.
A party release said, the state BJP presidents will organise an 'yatra' in their respective state capitals and in all districts before immersing the ashes in rivers across the country. (UNI)