Former Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj passes away at 67

Sushma Swaraj Death News: Well known Indian politician and former Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj has passed away. She was one of the senior leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Sushma Swaraj Death News: Former Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj passes away at 67Sushma Swaraj Death News: Former Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj passes away at 67
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Former Foreign Minister and senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj has passed away on Tuesday. The BJP stalwart had been admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi. As per the reports, she had suffered a massive heart attack. Smt. Swaraj had been a prominent face of the Bharatiya Janata Party. Her last Twitter post was about congratulating Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the government's move on Kashmir. The ace politician also mentioned that she had been waiting for this day her entire lifetime. The BJP veteran was 67 years old and was known to be one of the strongest woman leaders India has ever seen. 

Smt. Swaraj was the Union Minister of Foreign Affairs during the Modi government from 2014 - 2019. The untimely demise of the BJP stalwart has definitely left everyone shocked. Many politicians, Bollywood celebs and sportspersons took to social media thereby expressing their shock after getting the news about her sudden demise. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has tweeted, "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."

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The former Minister of External Affairs had a kidney transplant back in the year 2016. She also had to opt out from contesting in the Lok Sabha elections earlier this year owing to health reasons. Smt. Sushma Swaraj is survived by her husband Mr. Swaraj Kaushal and daughter Bansuri. Sushma Swaraj was very popular among the masses and was termed as India's best loved politician by the Wall Street Journal. Her sudden demise marks the end of a very important chapter of Indian politics. 

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Super sad today, what an amazing woman she was, loved her so much.. RIP Sushamaji..

I really admired this lady and I am not from India. RIP ma'am.

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