The veteran BJP leader and former External Affairs Minister of the country Sushma Swaraj has died of a heart attack and her health has not been recovering for quite some time. She was brought to Delhi's AIIMS hospital after a heart attack and shortly after Sushma Swaraj passed away, Actor Anupam Kher went live on Twitter and expressed his feelings in tribute.
Yes, Anupam said, "He is shocked to hear of the passing of Sushma Swaraj, one of the best human beings and one of the most brilliant, honest, tremendous leaders. I'm doing this live video because I had to share this news with someone, I'm in a cab in New York right now and just when I found out about the news, I couldn't bear it."
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At the same time, he said, "I had to talk to you guys. I have a lot of memories attached to her, she was one of the few most brilliant speakers I've met. I've spent a lot of time with them. This is very shocking news. I met her at the swearing-in ceremony of this government last time and she said that Anupam works well. Come meet, and then I went to meet her. It's very sad," Anupam said,
"I had a lot of opportunities to spend time with her. Her knowledge of Vedas and other things... She was a very knowledgeable and positive person. I'm far away from my country and not with any Indian right now. Was going in the cab, so I thought I should talk to you all. Om Shanti. During such times in the country, she took over the leadership of the Ministry of External Affairs. How tremendous she worked. Helping each one. Doing things with each one. Her tenure has been a great woman' Such a powerful lady is rarely seen. I shared a picture of her when..." After some time, there is a lot of noise in the video and the video stops.
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Apart from Anupam Khair, Raveena Tandon wrote in a tweet, "I am completely shocked and shaken by the news of the death. She was not only a great leader but also a kind woman. Praying for the peace of her soul," actor Boman Irani tweeted, "She was a very strong woman. She left us at a very young age. I am deeply saddened to hear this news. "It is a great loss for India,"
Ritesh Deshmukh wrote in a tweet, "She was an excellent speaker, a great patriot and a senior leader. As an external minister, she was always available to every Indian who needed help. My condolences to his family and their followers in this sad hour," he said.
At the same time, Ekta Kapoor tweeted: "In the early days of my career, I got a lot of support from Sushmaji! I still have photos with her giving me the award in my office. I am saddened by the passing away of Sushmaji who has taught me the first lesson... Women should help women move forward," she said.
Sushma Swaraj's funeral to be held at 3 pm today with state honours