Odisha News Insight

Ashes of Late Vajpayee Ji to be immersed in Puri Sea on August 23

ONI Bureau: The ashes of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will arrive in Bhubaneswar on August 22nd evening. The urn containing the ashes will be brought to BJP Headquarters in a huge procession. It will be kept there for public darshan.

The ashes will be taken to Puri in a procession on August 23 and immersed in the Sea that evening. A memorial service meeting will be held in Bhubaneswar at 4 PM on August 24.

While the ashes of Bharat Ratna Vajpayee Ji were immersed in Haridwar on Sunday, remaining parts will be immersed in 100 rivers and sea across the country.