BJP leader and former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj passed away late Tuesday night in New Delhi. She suffered a cardiac arrest and died at the age of 67.
Hearing this unfortunate news the world started pouring the condolences. Her fans along with the opposition party members and even the international leaders are showing grieve for the loss of our country.
Delhi CM, Arvind Kejriwal said, “India has lost a great leader”. “Sushma Ji was a very warm and remarkable person. May her soul rest in peace.”
The Reaction Proves Sushma Ji Was A Kind Soul
President Ram Nath Kovind was shocked to hear the news of Sushma Ji’s premature death. While PM Modi concluded it as the end of a glorious chapter in Indian politics and paid his condolences.
Social media is talking about this unfortunate event since last night. The Russian foreign minister expressed her condolences to the people of India.
1. Russian Foreign Minister
— MFA Russia 🇷🇺 (@mfa_russia) August 6, 2019
2. Former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai
Deeply saddened to hear of the loss of Behinji Sushma Swaraj. A tall leader and a great orator and people’s person. My profound condolences to the people of India and her family and friends. @narendramodi pic.twitter.com/fHT70dH58J
— Hamid Karzai (@KarzaiH) August 6, 2019
3. President Ram Nath Kovind
Extremely shocked to hear of the passing of Smt Sushma Swaraj. The country has lost a much loved leader who epitomised dignity, courage & integrity in public life. Ever willing to help others, she will always be remembered for her service to the people of India #PresidentKovind
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) August 6, 2019
4. Former CM Of Uttar Pradesh Mayawati
बीजेपी की वरिष्ठ नेता व केन्द्रीय मंत्री रही श्रीमती सुषमा स्वराज के अचानक निधन की खबर अति-दुःखद है। वे काफी कुशल राजनीतिज्ञ व प्रशासक ही नहीं बल्कि एक अति-मिलनसार महिला थीं। उनके परिवार के प्रति गहरी संवेदना।
— Mayawati (@Mayawati) August 6, 2019
5. Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi
I’m shocked to hear about the demise of Sushma Swaraj Ji, an extraordinary political leader, a gifted orator & an exceptional Parliamentarian, with friendships across party lines.
My condolences to her family in this hour of grief.
May her soul rest in peace.
Om Shanti 🙏
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) August 6, 2019
6. Union Home Minister and BJP president Amit Shah
पूर्व विदेश मंत्री और भाजपा की वरिष्ठ नेता व संसदीय बोर्ड की सदस्य श्रीमती सुषमा स्वराज जी के आकस्मिक निधन से मन अत्यंत दुखी है।
उन्होंने एक प्रखर वक्ता, एक आदर्श कार्यकर्ता, लोकप्रिय जनप्रतिनिधि व एक कर्मठ मंत्री जैसे विभिन्न रूपों में भारतीय राजनीति में अपनी अमिट छाप छोड़ी है।
— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) August 6, 2019
7. BJP leader and Union minister Smriti Irani
I have an axe to grind with you Didi . You made Bansuri pick a restaurant to take me for a celebratory lunch. You left without fulfilling your promise to the two of us.
— Smriti Z Irani (@smritiirani) August 6, 2019
8. Prime Minister Narendra Narendra Modi
A glorious chapter in Indian politics comes to an end. India grieves the demise of a remarkable leader who devoted her life to public service and bettering lives of the poor. Sushma Swaraj Ji was one of her kind, who was a source of inspiration for crores of people.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 6, 2019
Sushma Ji was a passionate politician and an active social media user. She often responded to people’s query on Twitter and sometimes even intervened to help others who are seeking assistance.
Everyone is holding on to their hearts, as we have lost a great leader and a good soul. Rest in peace Sushma Ji. We will miss you.