After being on a ventilator for around 24 hours, the former Prime Minister of India, Atal Bihari Vajpayee met his demise at the age of 93. His name is in the history as one of the best Prime Ministers of India. Atal Bihari Vajpayee took remarkable decisions that brought a change to the nation. Today we have brought you some of the decisions that changed everything.
1. Started Bus Service From Delhi TO Lahore
The former PM has cleared his intentions of improving relations with Pakistan, so he started Delhi- Lahore bus service. Indian government stopped the service in 2001 after the parliament attackes. However, they resumed it in 2003.
2. Brought The Communication Revolution
The former PM of India brought a change in the Telecom policies. He replaced the fix license fee with revenue sharing. He also organized BSNL that led to the communication revolution in India.
3. Atal Bihari Vajpayee Selected Narendra Modi As The CM Candidate For Gujarat
BJP won Gujarat Elections in 1998 and Keshubhai Patel was elected as the CM. However, after the earthquake disaster of 2001, it became hard for Patel to handle the situation. Hence, he resigned from the post of CM. After that Atal Bihari Vajpayee selected Narendra Modi as the CM candidate in Gujarat. Modi became the CM of Gujarat thrice.