BJP stalwart and former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj passed away in Delhi due to cardiac arrest. She was admitted to AIIMS yesterday night. She was the first woman external affairs minister in the history of India. Sushma Swaraj’s death news was aired by several media channels on earlier 6th night.
The 67-year-old leader, who had served her fourth term in Lok Sabha is the BJP’s most prominent woman face. She was the youngest cabinet minister at 25 when she joined the Haryana government in 1977 and the first woman chief minister of Delhi.
Some Highlights and Records in her political journey:
Sushma Swaraj served her fourth term in Lok Sabha, was the first woman external affairs minister of India.
She was the youngest cabinet minister at 25 when she joined the Haryana government in 1977.
Swaraj served as the Minister of External Affairs of India from 26 May 2014 to 30 May 2019.
She made the Indian Film industry eligible for bank finance.
She set 6 AIIMS in India.
Raised Balochistan issue in the UN.
She resolved Doklam with China.
She rescued 90,000 distressed Indians around the world.
Her demise was a huge loss for the country may her soul rest in peace.