New Delhi: Senior Congress leader and former chief minister Sheila Dikshit passed away at the age of 81 today. She breathed her last at 3:30 pm.
Dikshit was admitted Delhi’s Fortis Escorts Heart Institute this morning. She was the longest serving cm of delhi, serving for a period of 15years from 1998 to 2013.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his condolence through tweet.
Deeply saddened by the demise of Sheila Dikshit Ji. Blessed with a warm and affable personality, she made a noteworthy contribution to Delhi’s development. Condolences to her family and supporters. Om Shanti. pic.twitter.com/jERrvJlQ4X
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 20, 2019