The funeral / burrial of the former president, missile man Dr APJ Abdul Kalam is taking place in his home town Rameshwaram today. Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, 83, had died on Monday in Shillong. He suffered a massive cardiac arrest while delivering a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management. The People’s President, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, will be buried today at Rameswaram, the town in Tamil Nadu where he was born. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the funeral, which will be held at 11 am. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu are already in Rameswaram.
Chief Minister Of Tamilnadu – Jayalalitha stated that she was unable to attend funeral citing bad health. All Minister of Tamil Nadu Will attend The Funeral on the behalf Jaya Lalitha. Watch The Live stream Funeral Proceedings Of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam at Rameshwaram on ABN Live
The whole nation has been in mourning since Monday. In Delhi, thousands waited for hours in severe heat conditions to pay their last respects to Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. Watch the Live stream of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam’s Funeral at Rameshwaram On AAJ TAK
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Pranab Mukerjee and all top Heads of states paid tributes to former president Abdul Kalam. The government of India has declared a national mourning for seven days. Known as the Missile Man of India, people’s President Dr Kalam played a pivotal role in the Pokhran-II nuclear tests in 1998.
He was awarded the Padma Bhushan and India’s highest civilian honour – the Bharat Ratna – for his achievements. Rameshwaram Is fully crowded as many people from all walks of life have landed on this holy place to attend the funeral of ABJ Abdul Kalam