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Statesman Vajpayee Changed The Way World Looked At India

August 16, 2018, 9:46 PM IST India India

The Pokhran nuclear tests were conducted during the tenure of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. His greatest efforts include seeking peace with India’s immediate neighbour, Pakistan. In 1999, in an iconic symbol of international diplomacy, Vajpayee personally travelled on the inaugural Delhi-Lahore Bus—a regular road link between the two countries for the first time since 1947—to sign the historic ‘Lahore Declaration’. Take a look at Vajpayee's foreign policy.