Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday met former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his residence in New Delhi.
Patnaik made a visit to enquire about the health of Vajpayee and wish him a long and healthy life.
The Chief Minister was a member of his Cabinet during the tenure of Vajpayee as Prime Minister of India.
Patnaik recalled his earlier days of long association with the former Prime Minister.
The Chief Minister conveyed to his family members that the people of Odisha always remember Vajpayee very fondly and extended their best wishes for his long and healthy life.