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New Delhi, Aug 07 (ANI): Bansuri Swaraj and Swaraj Kaushal, daughter and husband of former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, pay salute as state honours are accorded to her, at BJP headquarters in New Delhi on Wednesday. (ANI Photo/ R. RAVEENDRAN)

Sushma Swaraj’s Funeral: Former Union minister cremated with state honours

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2019 09:58 PM IST

BJP stalwart and former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj was cremated with full state honours at Delhi’s Lodhi crematorium on Wednesday.Prime Minister Narendra Modi and several top leaders - Rajnath Singh, JP Nadda, Ravi Shankar Prasad and Piyush Goyal among others - attended the late leader’s last rites.Earlier, BJP workers jostled to have a glimpse of Swaraj one last time as her body was brought in a glass casket from her residence to the party headquarters.Sushma Swaraj suffered a cardiac arrest on Tuesday night and was rushed to AIIMS Delhi, where she was declared brought dead.Read highlights here:

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