Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) President Girish Chodankar on Thursday said that with the passing away of former Prime Minister Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee the country had lost a great statesman.
In a statement here, “We have lost great statesman and great son of India. As PM he worked above party ideology to uphold democratic values and its institutions. He showed utmost respect to the opposition parties and its leaders and had always appreciated their work whenever needed. Thousands of his admirers will miss.”