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Country pays last respects to a leader of citizens

DNMUM440863 | 8/8/2019 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :881 | Politics & Governance

Goodbye Sushmaji Final Journey

Thousands bade farewell to stalwart leader and former Minister for External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj at her residence and later at BJP headquarters before her body was cremated with full state honours at Delhi’s Lodhi Road crematorium on Wednesday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, veteran party leader and mentor of Sushma Swaraj, Lal Krishna Advani, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu were among thousands of people at the crematorium where her body was consigned to flames.
Swaraj, who also served as the Leader of Opposition and chief minister of Delhi, was given full state honours after which her body was cremated in the electric crematorium. Bhutan’s Prime Minister Tshering Tob
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