Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit died at the age of 81. Due to a heart attack on Saturday, July 20, he took his last breath. Sheila Dikshit emerged as a leader who has held the Chief Minister of Delhi for a long time. In his death, the wave of grief spread across the country and a two-day state mourning has been announced in his honor.
On the demise of Sheila Dikshit, where Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his sadness on Twitter, Bollywood celebrities also paid tribute on social media. Take a look at these tweets.
Akshay Kumar: I am very sad to hear the news of the death of Sheila Dixit. In her tenure, she changed the face of Delhi. My condolences with his family.
Bhumi Pednekar: We lost a great leader whom everyone used to love. This is a big loss for the country. You have left behind your great heritage. May God give peace to your soul. My feelings with your family
Urmila Matondkar: God bless your soul, Mrs. Sheela Dixit Ji. You will always love and respect for your strength, determination, fierce and kind personality. A personality that made Delhi better than many things. om Shanti.
Lata Mangeshkar: After hearing about the demise of Sheela Ji, there was deep sorrow. A brilliant woman, a former CM of New Delhi and a deep fan of the art of all the characters. We never discussed politics but have a long conversation on music and poetry. May his soul get peace and my condolences towards his family.
Vivek Oberoi: One of the biggest leaders of the Indian National Congress. A gracious politician, whose contribution in Delhi has been irreversible. RIP #SheilaDixit #SandeepDikshit and my condolences to the family immersed in mourning. Om peace 🙏
Shatrughan Sinha: One of the country’s most popular, loved, appreciated, and respected leaders. My condolences and prayers towards them #SheliaDixit He was a highly successful Delhi administrator, a great administrator and was also a great man. His family, friends and supporters got strength.
Tell us that at around 2:30 pm, Shiela Dikshit will be cremated at the corporation Bodh Ghat on Corporation Bodh Ghat. On this occasion, senior leaders of Congress and leaders of other parties are also expected to be present.