Sheila Dikshit Dead: The last farewell given by the people with damp eyes
Sheila Dikshit Dead: The last farewell given by the people with damp eyes: Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit’s funeral was done on Sunday with the state honor. A large number of people present on the corporation of Bodh Ghat of Delhi gave their last farewell with damp eyes. To give the final farewell to Sheila Dikshit, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Home Minister Amit Shah and many big leaders were present at Corporation Bodh Ghat.
Who Present in funeral?
Besides these leaders, former Sheila speaker Ajay Maken and former MLA Bhisham Sharma also went to Corporation Bodh Ghat and gave the last farewell to Sheila Dikshit. Meanwhile, Haryana Congress State President Ashok Tanwar, Former Delhi Congress President and MP JP Agarwal, former Mayor Farhad Suri were also present.
Delhi’s Lt Governor Anil Baijal and CM Arvind Kejriwal and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath also reached the cremation ground and final farewell to their beloved leader. The slogans of Sheela Dikshit immersed on Shamshan Ghat during the last Sanskrati
Earlier, the body of former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit was kept in Congress headquarters 24 Akbar Road. UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi paid tribute to Sheila Dikshit. Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh also paid homage to Sheila.
Gandhi expressed deep sorrow
During this, Gandhi ji expressed deep sorrow over the demise of Sheila Dixit. Talking to Sheila as her elder sister and friend, Sonia said that her loss will always be in the party. He said that going to Sheila Dikshit from this world is a big loss for the Congress. He will always be remembered by us.
According to Source
According to the information, at around 2.30 pm, the funeral of Sheela Dikshit will be done with the state honor on Corporation Bodha Ghat. According to Delhi Police, Home Minister Amit Shah, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Sonia Gandhi will visit the Bodh Ghat at 2.30 pm.
A large number of leaders and their supporters are gathering for Sheila Dikshit’s final views. On the Delhi Pradesh Congress office, the national flag has been half-folded. At the same time Delhi Government has announced a two-day state mourning.
Many leaders gave tribute to Sheila Dikshit
Many leaders came to pay tribute to Sheila Dikshit. Former Deputy Prime Minister and senior BJP leader LK Advani paid tribute to Sheila Dikshit.
J&K Former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah
At the same time, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah paid tribute to Sheila Dikshit on Sunday. Many others were present along with him on this occasion.
On the other hand, former Foreign Minister and senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj also paid homage to Sheela Dikshit. During this, he also met the relatives of Sheila Dixit.
All programs suspended by BJP
On the news of the demise of Sheila Dikshit, the Delhi BJP has announced the suspension of all public programs to be held on Sunday. BJP leaders have expressed deep condolences over their demise. Leader of Opposition Vijender Gupta said that due to the demise of Sheila Dikshit, we have suffered a lot. We may have had ideological differences, but his contributions in the development of Delhi are unforgettable.
The tribute paid by these leaders on Saturday
On hearing the news of the demise of former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, people went to her house at Nizamuddin on Saturday. Besides Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, former President Pranab Mukherjee, UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, Delhi BJP President Manoj Tiwari and other leaders presented him with reverence.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi bowed his head while offering flowers on the body of Sheila Dixit and bowed his head. Kejriwal said that whenever he met Sheela Dikshit he used to talk with affection. The people of Delhi will always remember their contribution. The Delhi Government has announced a two-day state mourning.
Delhi Former Chif Secretary
Former Chief Secretary of Delhi, Anshu Prakash, Principal Secretary to Sheela Dikshit, IAS SS Yadav, Keshav Chandra, Secretary of NDMC Rashmi Singh, Satpal, who is working as Advisor in Southern Delhi Municipal Corporation, several officials including late Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit had last seen.
These leaders also paid tribute
Congress leader Ahmed Patel, Mani Shankar Aiyar, Jyotiraditya Scindia, former Delhi government minister Ashok Walia, Dr Kiran Walia, former assembly speaker Yoganand Shastri, Jagdish Tytler, Farhad Suri, leader of the opposition in the corporation, former MLA Narendra Nath.