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In this file photo, Padma Vibhushan and scholar Kapila Vatsyayan (L) with then President APJ Abdul Kalam, in New Delhi. Vatsyayan passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020.

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In this file photo, 43rd President of the United States George Walker Bush accompanied by First Lady Laura Bush with President APJ Abdul Kalam, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and wife Gursharan Kaur during the ceremonial reception of the US President, at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi.

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President Ram Nath Kovind pays floral tributes to former President A. P. J. Abdul Kalam on his birth anniversary, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam on his birth anniversary during the 41st Directors Conference of DRDO, at DRDO Bhawan in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam with then Union Law and Justice Minister Arun Jaitley at the inauguration of the India International Trade Fair-2003 (IITF), in New Delhi. Jaitley on Aug 24, 2019 passed away at the age of 66. Jaitley was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi after he complained of palpitations and restlessness.

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In this file photo, Sushma Swaraj with former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and then President Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at the ceremonial procession during the opening day of the Budget Session of Parliament in New Delhi. Swaraj who was on Tuesday night admitted to AIIMS, passed away.

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In this file photo dated Jan 26, 2007, is seen then Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit with then president Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam and senior Congress leader Sonia Gandhi during the 'At Home' reception on the occasion of Republic Day at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi. Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) President Dikshit passed away at the age of 81, in New Delhi

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays floral tribute to former president and DRDO chief Dr A P J Abdul Kalam at DRDO Bhawan, in New Delhi.

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File photo, Defence mininster George Fernandes with Vajpayee and Kalam at the Pokhran Test site, ’98

And sometimes, ­protocol must be broken: then President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam visits the ailing Khushwant Singh at his ­residence, 2007.

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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman pays floral tribute at the statue of former president the late A.P.J. Abdul Kalam after it was unveiled by her on the occasion of his birth anniversary, at DRDO, New Delhi.

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At the nuclear test site in Pokhran, Rajasthan, 1998

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In this May 20, 1998, file photo former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee visits the nuclear test site in Pokhran.

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In this file photo dated February 17, 2003, former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee with the then President Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at the ceremonial procession during the opening day of the Budget Session of Parliament in New Delhi.

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File photo of Vajpayee, George Fernandes, Kalam at the Pokhran Test site, ’98

File photo of former president APJ Abdul Kalam with former Prime Minister A. B. Vajpayee and Swiss President Pascal Couchepin, in New Delhi in Nov 2003.

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In this file photo, Somnath Chatterjee with APJ Abdul Kalam and Manmohan Singh during a programme in New Delhi.

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In this file picture DMK chief M Karunanidhi is seen with former President the late APJ Abdul Kalam.

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Former President APJ Abdul Kalam's elder brother Mohammed Muthu Meera Lebbai Maraikayar and others pay homage to the former on his third death anniversary at Pei Karumbu in Rameswaram.

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Call him a strongman who stifles domestic opposition or the new Russian Czar, Vladimir Putin was the last of many Russian leaders to grace the Republic Day celebrations. Here, he inspects the January 26 parade in New Delhi with President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.

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Wax figures of Indian political figures from left, Bhagat Singh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former President APJ Abdul Kalam, Subhash Chandra Bose, and Sardar Patel are displayed at Madame Tussauds Wax Museum during a press preview in New Delhi.

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Vice President Venkaiah Naidu at a function organised to mark the 86th birthday anniversary of former president of India APJ Abdul Kalam, in front of India Gate in New Delhi.

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Vice President Venkaiah Naidu offering a cake to children during a function organised to mark the 86th birthday anniversary of former president of India APJ Abdul Kalam, in front of India Gate in New Delhi.

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President Ram Nath Kovind paying floral tributes at the portrait of the late APJ Abdul Kalam, former President of India, on the occasion of his birth anniversary at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives a book on former president APJ Abdul Kalam by S M Khan, press secretary to the former president, in New Delhi.

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PM Narendra Modi during inauguration of Kalam's memorial at Peikarumbu in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu.

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A replica of Agni Missile being installed near the APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial ahead of its inauguration in Rameswaram. Kalam is also known as "Missile Man".

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Students of Camford International School used 2,35,000 paper cups on a 981 sq mtr area to depict face of former President APJ Abdul Kalam in attempt for Guinness World Record, in Coimbatore.

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School students perform at a function organised by Yuva Foundation to pay tribute to former president APJ Abdul Kalam on the occasion of his first death anniversary, in New Delhi.

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SM Khan, Chief of Registrar of Newspapers of India (RNI) lighting the lamp to pay tribute to former president APJ Abdul Kalam on the occasion of his first death anniversary, in New Delhi.

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School students pay tribute to former president APJ Abdul Kalam on the occasion of his first death anniversary, in Faridabad.

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A life-size statue of former president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam was unveiled in Rameswaram on the occasion of his first death anniversary.

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A chocolate statue of former President the late A P J Abdul Kalam made by a local chocolate boutique and kept on the premises of the shop in Puducherry.

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The Dalai Lama interacts with a boy at the inauguration of the first edition of Abdul Kalam Seva Ratna Award ceremony in Chennai.

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Books and personal belongings of Former President APJ Abdul Kalam packed at his residence on Rajaji marg of New Delhi for shifting to his house in Rameswaram.

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Mohammed Muthu Meera Lebbai Maraicker, elder brother of former President APJ Abdul Kalam, during the release of commemorative ctamp to mark 84th birth celebration of A P J Abdul Kalam, in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu.

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Sand sculptures of former President APJ Abdul Kalam to pay him tributes on his 84th birth anniversary at Marina Beach, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

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Telangana Chief Minister Chandrashekar Rao with officials unveils the statue of former president A P J Abdul Kalam to mark his 84 birth anniversary at Hyderabad , Telangana.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi releasing the commemorative postal stamps on the former President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, on his 84th birth anniversary celebrations, at DRDO Bhawan, in New Delhi. The Union Ministers, Manohar Parrikar, M. Venkaiah Naidu, Ravi Shankar Prasad and Dr. Harsh Vardhan are also seen.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi addressing at the 84th birth anniversary celebrations of the former President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, at DRDO Bhawan, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi being welcomed by the Union Minister for Defence, Manohar Parrikar, on his arrival at a programme to celebrate 84th birth anniversary of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, at DRDO Bhawan, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi pay tributes to former President A P J Abdul Kalam, on his 84th birth anniversary, at DRDO Bhawan, in New Delhi.

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Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture of former President APJ Abdul Kalam to pay him tributes on his 84th birth anniversary at Golden Sea Beach, Puri, Odisha.

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NDMC workers prepare signboard of the newly named A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Road which was earlier known as Aurangzeb Road, in New Delhi.

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Family members and relatives pay homage at the grave of former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram to mark the 40th Day after death, a traditional memorial service.

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Religious leaders pay homage during an all religions condolence meeting in memory of former President APJ Abdul Kalam, organised by Ahimsa Vishva Bharti in New Delhi.

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Delhi Tamilian Society of National Panthers Party during a memorial candle march in the honour of former president APJ Abdul Kalam at India Gate in New Delhi.

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People pay homage at the grave of former president APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu.

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Students interview Dr Kalam for Outlook, Dec ’03

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Darling buds Schoolchildren offer roses to Dr Kalam during a visit to a Bangalore school

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Final Flight President, missile guru, igniter of minds... PM Narendra Modi pays homage to Dr Kalam at his funeral, Rameshwaram, Jul 30

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People strewing flower petals on the grave of former President APJ Abdul Kalam during his funeral ceremony at the Pei Karumbu ground, Rameswaram.

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School children and their teachers pay tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Moradabad.

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Indian youth watch from atop a coconut tree the funeral ceremony of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi, right, pays last respects to former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam during his funeral ceremony at the Pei Karumbu ground, in Rameswaram.

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Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi at funeral ceremony of former President APJ Abdul Kalam at the Pei Karumbu ground, in Rameswaram.

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People participate in the funeral procession of former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi offers condolences to the family of the former President of India, late Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, at burial site, in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi pays homage to the former President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, at burial site, Rameswaram, in Tamil Nadu.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi pays homage to the former President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, at burial site, Rameswaram, in Tamil Nadu.

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Google pays special homage to "missile man" APJ Abdul Kalam by displaying a black ribbon on its homepage.

Former President APJ Abdul Kalam's elder brother Mohammed Muthu Meera Lebbai Maraicker pays his last respects to him in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu

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People paying respects to the sand sculpture of former President APJ Abdul Kalam at Marina in Chennai.

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People take pictures with mobile phones as the mortal remains of former President APJ Abdul Kalam arrives from Madurai to Mandapam Helipad ground in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu

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A Military Vehicle carrying the mortal remains of former President APJ Abdul Kalam from Mandapam Helipad ground to public view ground via Pamban Bridge in Rameswaram.

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The mortal remains of former President APJ Abdul Kalam being taken for its departure to Rameshwaram for final rites at AFS Palam, in New Delhi.

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School students pray during the condolence prayer of former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam in Agartala.

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Services personnel pay homage as they carry the mortal remains of former President APJ Abdul Kalam for its departure to Rameshwaram for final rites at AFS Palam, in New Delhi.

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Services personnel pay homage as mortal remains of former President APJ Abdul Kalam leave from his residence in New Delhi to Rameswaram for final rites.

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Late former president Dr APJ Kalam's casket arrives at his residence, 10 Rajaji Marg, in Delhi.

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Late former president Dr APJ Kalam's casket arrives at his residence, 10 Rajaji Marg, in Delhi.

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Late former president Dr APJ Kalam's casket arrives at his residence, 10 Rajaji Marg, in Delhi.

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Congress President, Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Ggandhi arrives to pay homage at the mortal remains of the former President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, at 10 Rajaji Marg, in New Delhi.

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Manmohan Singh leaves after paying homage at the mortal remains of the former President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, at 10 Rajaji Marg, in New Delhi.

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People waiting to pay homage to former president Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at his house 10 Rajaji Marg, in New Delhi.

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People waiting to pay homage to former president Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at his house 10 Rajaji Marg, in New Delhi.

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People waiting to pay homage to former president Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at his house 10 Rajaji Marg, in New Delhi.

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The body of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam is carried through a shadow of a foot over bridge in full state honor for final rites to be held at his home town in Rameswaram, on Thursday, from New Delhi.

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Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam's obituary in Times of India, Bangalore.

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Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh paying his last respects to former President APJ Abdul Kalam at his residence at Rajaji Marg in New Delhi.

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Chief Justice of India H L Dattu paying his last respects to former President APJ Abdul Kalam at his residence at Rajaji Marg in New Delhi.

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CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury paying his last respects to former President APJ Abdul Kalam at his residence at Rajaji Marg in New Delhi.

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Loksabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan paying her last respects to former President APJ Abdul Kalam at his residence at Rajaji Marg in New Delhi.

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HRD Minister Smriti Irani paying her last respects to former President APJ Abdul Kalam at his residence at Rajaji Marg in New Delhi.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar paying his last respects to former President APJ Abdul Kalam at his residence at Rajaji Marg in New Delhi.

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People wait outside the residence of former President APJ Abdul Kalam to pay their respects to him in New Delhi.

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Services personnel pay tributes to the mortal remains of former President APJ Abdul Kalam at Air Force Station Palam, in New Delhi.

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President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Air Force Station for paying homage at the mortal remains of the former President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, in New Delhi.

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President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Air Force Station for paying homage at the mortal remains of the former President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, in New Delhi.

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President Pranab Mukherjee pays tribute to Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, in New Delhi.

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Vice President, Hamid Ansari pays tribute to Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, in New Delhi.

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A student offers flowers to a portrait of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at CMS School in Lucknow.

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In this Feb. 3, 2006 file photo, the then President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam waves to well-wishers prior to boarding his limousine upon arrival at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila. Kalam has died at a hospital after collapsing while delivering a lecture in Shillong.The president from 2002 until 2007 was known as the father of the country's military missile program. He was 83.

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi posted this photo on Facebook saying: My homage to the great Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam.

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File photo of former president APJ Abdul Kalam with Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama in New Delhi in Nov 2012.

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File photo of former president APJ Abdul Kalam with former Prime Minister A. B. Vajpayee and Swiss President Pascal Couchepin, in New Delhi in Nov 2003.

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File photo of former president APJ Abdul Kalam who passed away in Shillong. He was 83.

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File: Former president Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam at an Outlook Annual Inter School Speak Out Debate function in New Delhi in 2008.

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