Union minister of state for planning, science and technology and earth sciences Ashwani Kumar's wife Madhu (58) died at the Escort Hospital in Delhi on Tuesday at 9.30 am.
She was a chronic patient of asthma. She is survived by her husband, advocate son Ashish Kumar and daughter Urvashi.
Her cremation will take place in Delhi at 4.30 PM on Tuesday. Family sources said that the ceremony of Uthala and Chautha will be held at the residence of Dr Kumar at 18, Ashoka Road in New Delhi on September 28.