Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

Updated: Aug 07, 2019, 17:34 | Sunny Rodricks
  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    BJP veteran leader and former Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj passed away in New Delhi on August 6, 2019, after suffering a cardiac arrest. Swaraj, who was regarded as one of the most dynamic politicians in the country was 67 years old.

    In pic: Mohammad Zuhaib, an artist from Uttar Pradesh, pays his last respects to the late SushmaSwaraj by making a charcoal portrait of her.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays homage to the mortal remains of the late Sushma Swaraj as Vice President Venkaiah Naidu offers his condolences to the family members of the late Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi. Pic Courtesy/PIB

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    Prominent politicians and leaders across parties visited the residence of Sushma Swaraj to offer their condolences and pay their last respects to one of the most dynamic leaders of the nation. President of India, Ram Nath Kovind was one of the first visitors to pay tribute to the late Sushma Swaraj.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    Senior BJP leader and veteran politician LK Advani walked in along with his daughter Pratibha Advani to pay tributes to former EAM Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi. Advani's daughter Pratibha was seen getting emotional as she hugged Swaraj's daughter Bansuri.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    Former Congress President Sonia Gandhi too visited the residence of the late Sushma Swaraj along with Rajiv Shukla to pay homage to the late BJP leader Sushma Swaraj.

     

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    In pic: Home Minister and BJP president Amit Shah offers his condolences to Swaraj Kaushal, husband of late BJP leader Sushma Swaraj.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    Former Congress President and MP from Wayanad, Kerala, Rahul Gandhi arrived at the residence of the former Union minister Sushma Swaraj to pay tribute to the late leader.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    Parliamentarians observed silence during an obituary reference of former external affairs minister and senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj in the Rajya Sabha, during the ongoing Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    In picture: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other parliamentarians observe silence during an obituary reference of former external affairs minister and senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj in the Rajya Sabha.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    In pic: Home Minister Amit Shah, BJP Working President J P Nadda and other leaders review preparations at the BJP Headquarters in New Delhi before the arrival of the mortal remains of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj 

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    In Pic: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia pay their last respects to former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    In pic: Sushma Swaraj's husband Swaraj Kaushal and daughter Bansuri Swaraj stand beside the mortal remains of the late Sushma Swaraj at their residence in New Delhi.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    In picture: Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati and party leader Satish Chandra Misra pay tribute to the mortal remains of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi.

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    In pic: Former chief minister of Kerala, Oommen Chandy expresses his condolences to Swaraj Kaushal and Bansuri Kaushal, husband and daughter of the former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    In pic: Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Derek O'Brien expresses his condolences to Bansuri Swaraj, daughter of the late Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi pays homage to the mortal remains of former external affairs minister, late Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    In pic: An unidentified woman gets emotional as she pays tributes to the former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    Former Prime Minister of India and Congress leader Dr. Manmohan Singh pays his last respects to former External Affairs Minister and BJP leader, late Sushma Swaraj.

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  • Sushma Swaraj passes away: Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi pay tribute

    In pic: Israeli Ambassador to India, Ron Malka pays last respects to former External Affairs Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party leader, Sushma Swaraj.

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Former Minister of External Affairs and veteran BJP leader Sushma Swaraj breathed her last on August 6 after suffering a heart attack. Swaraj was 67 and is survived by her daughter and husband. PM Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, Kailash Satyarthi, Rahul Gandhi and other notable personalities visited the residence of the veteran BJP leader to pay their last respects. (All Pictures Courtesy/PTI and Twitter ANI)

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