Today Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend in the funeral of EX-president APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram , PM of said India has lost “Ratna of Bharat”. Whole Indians are paying tribute to Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam.
APJ Abdul Kalam’s body will be placed at an open ground near Bus Stand in Rameswaram, Tamilnadu
Prestigious Film actor Rajinikanth paid tribute to former Missile man APJ Abdul Kalam on Twitter, He said that he was fortunate to live in an era of Mahatma Kalam.
Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and senior BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain , Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will also attend are already in Rameswaram, where Dr APJ Abdul Kalam’s body was taken on Today.
A huge crowed of people are in lined up in around two kilometre from Rameswaram town.China pays tributes to former president APJ Abdul Kalam.
Thousands of man, woman and children poured out on the road of Rameswaram on Today morning as the body of the People’s President, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, was taken through the Tamil Nadu town where he was born.
Since then many people have been flocking to the town to pay their last respects. Many have been walking into Rameswaram through the national highway that leads into the town this morning, to attend the funeral. Posters of Dr Kalam line the roads from Madurai to Rameswaram.
Students from a local engineering college volunteered yesterday to manage the crowds that turned up to pay tribute to the much loved former President. All rooms’ at all major hotels in Rameswaram are booked for two days.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has sent word that she is unwell and can’t attend the kalam’s funeral, but seven Tamil Nadu ministers will stand in for her today, the state government has said.
Dr APJ Abdul Kalam’s died on Monday in Shillong after a massive cardiac arrest while delivering a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management. Dr. Abdul Kalam was 84 year’s old.