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Vajpayee exerted, leaves convention

December 30, 2005 16:32 IST

Former prime minister Atal Behari Vajpayeeon Fridayleft the venue of the Bharatiya Janata Party national convention mid-way owing to 'exertion', party sources said.

A team of doctors was attending on the BJP stalwart and he would later undergo a thorough medical check-up, they said.

Vajpayee was on the stage and scheduled to deliver his concluding speech at the three-day convention but had to be shifted to the nearby Rang Sharda hotel after he complained of tiredness, they said.

The chances of his delivering his concluding address were minimal, they said.

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Sub: Do not just leave the convention, old man !

Leave the party honourably. You had had your innings. The party and the nation had had enough of you. It is all appreciated whole-heartedly. We ...

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