She was 71. She had not been keeping well for sometime and was being treated for her ailments in Singapore. She is survived by her son Shailesh (director of Dainik Jagran and chairperson of the Audit Bureau of Circulation) and daughter Seema Tulsyan.
Her body will be brought to her residence in Kanpur from Delhi. Her final journey will commence at 2 pm today from her residence in Tilak Nagar and the final rites would be performed at Bhairav Ghat.