Former Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj to be cremated with full State Honours in New Delhi today

Sushma Swaraj Death: Senior BJP leader and Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj passed away yesterday after suffering a heart attack.
Sushma Swaraj Death: Former Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj to be cremated with full State Honours in New Delhi todaySushma Swaraj Death News: Former Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj to be cremated with full State Honours in New Delhi today
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Senior BJP leader and Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj (67) passed away at All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Tuesday night after suffering heart attack. After she complined of a heart ache, Sushma Swarag was brought to AIIMS at around 10:15PM and was admitted to the emergency ward.

After she passed away, former Union minister Sushma Swaraj’s body was taken to her home, Dhawan Deep Building, in Connaught Place, New Delhi and at 12PM, her body will be taken to the BJP headquarters and will be kept there for three hours for party workers and leaders to pay tributes. Thereafter, her last rites will be performed at the Lodhi Road Electric Crematorium at 3PM.

(Also Read: Former Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj passes away at 67)

Soon after her untimely demise, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to offer his condolences as he wrote, “Sushma Ji’s demise is a personal loss. She will be remembered fondly for everything that she’s done for India. My thoughts are with her family, supporters, and admirers in this very unfortunate hour. Om Shanti.” President Ram Nath Kovind expressed a sense of shock over her untimely demise and President tweeted: “Extremely shocked to hear o the passing of Smt Sushma Swaraj.” Soon after, B-town celebs took to social media to mourn the death of the BJP stalwart.    

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