Netizens condoled the demise of former Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj, who passed away in New Delhi on Tuesday, 6 August, after suffering a cardiac arrest. While many users on Twitter remembered the 67-year-old leader for her contribution as the external affairs minister, others remembered her legacy as the first female chief minister of Delhi.
As Swaraj breathed her last, Bollywood celebs took to twitter to condole the “people’s leader’s” death.
Swaraj was born on 14 February 1952 in Haryana’s Ambala Cantt. She entered politics in early 1970s and in November 2018, she announced her retirement citing health reasons.
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Here is a look at how Twitter remembered her legacy:
“Articulate, Sharp and Accessible”: Bollywood on the ‘People’s Leader’
Scores of Bollywood stars also took to Twitter. From those who supported her ideology, to those who differed from it, all celebrities remembered Sushma Swaraj as one of the finest leaders of the modern times.