Three Time Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Passes Away At 81, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi, Omar Abdullah, Shashi Tharoor Pay Glowing Tributes

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Three time Delhi Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Sheila Dikshit has passed away at the age of 81 .
She was admitted to Escorts Hospital few days ago and passed away at 3: 55 pm .

Leaders across party lines paid glowing tributes.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted his condolences when he wrote ‘Deeply saddened by the demise of Sheila Dikshit Ji. Blessed with a warm and affable personality, she made a noteworthy contribution to Delhi’s development. Condolences to her family and supporters. Om Shanti.’

Rahul Gandhi, former Congress president in tweet wrote , I’m devastated to hear about the passing away of Sheila Dikshit Ji, a beloved daughter of the Congress Party, with whom I shared a close personal bond.

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal tweets,

Shashi Tharoor, Congress MP

Manoj Tiwari, Delhi BJP Chief, “I had met her recently, it is a big shock. I remember how she welcomed me like a mother. Delhi will miss her. May God give her family and her closed ones the strength to bear this loss.”


Ajay Maken, Congress Leader

Rajnath Singh, Defence Minister

Sushma Swaraj, Former External Affairs Minister

Omar Abdullah, Former Chief Minister Jammu and Kashmir

Mehbooba Mufti, Former Chief Minister Jammu and Kashmir

Mamata Banerjee, West Bengal Chief Minister


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