The three-time Chief Minister Of Delhi, Sheila Dikshit has passed away According to India Today, Shiela Dikshit had been ill for a long time. She was admitted at around 10.30 AM today and passed away at 3.30 PM at a city hospital.
Her colleagues in the parliament and the people of Delhi have been mourning her death and have offered condolences to her friends and family.
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
I’m devastated to hear about the passing away of Shiela Dikshit Ji, a beloved daughter of the Congress Party, with whom I shared a close personal bond.— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) July 20, 2019
My condolences to her family & the citizens of Delhi, whom she served selflessly as a 3 term CM, in this time of great grief.
Just now got to know about the extremely terrible news about the passing away of Mrs Sheila Dikshit ji. It is a huge loss for Delhi and her contribution will always be remembered. My heartfelt condolences to her family members. May her soul rest in peace— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) July 20, 2019
Just heard about the tragic demise of @SheilaDikshit ji. What terrible terrible news. I’ve always known her as a very warm & affectionate lady. She did wonders for Delhi as CM & will be greatly missed by all who knew her. May her soul rest in peace.— Omar Abdullah (@OmarAbdullah) July 20, 2019
Deeply anguished to learn about the death of veteran leader #SheilaDixit Ji. Immeasurable loss for the country. She will be dearly missed. May God give strength to the bereaved family. Om Shanti. pic.twitter.com/797VyOE7Tj— Diya Kumari (@KumariDiya) July 20, 2019
Sad to hear about the passing away of #SheilaDixit ji. Heartfelt condolences to her family and loved ones.— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) July 20, 2019
My sincere condolences 🙏🏻 I join Delhi in remembering the pragmatic leader Sheila Dixit Ji and paying tribute to her. May Waheguru bless her soul.— Manjinder S Sirsa (@mssirsa) July 20, 2019
Deepest condolences on the death of Mrs. Sheila Dikshit. She has made a tremendous contribution to the city of Delhi and millions of its people. Her absence will be deeply felt. Personally too, it is a very sad day.— Sitaram Yechury (@SitaramYechury) July 20, 2019
Sad to hear of the passing of Smt Sheila Dikshit, former Chief Minister of Delhi and a senior political figure. Her term in office was a period of momentous transformation for the capital for which she will be remembered. Condolences to her family and associates #PresidentKovind— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) July 20, 2019
Breaking: the politician who changed the face of Delhi @SheilaDikshit passed away.: the capital owes her a huge debt..— Rajdeep Sardesai (@sardesairajdeep) July 20, 2019
Shocked to hear about the sudden demise of Smt Sheila Dixit. She was one of the tallest leaders in Congress & transformed Delhi in her tenure as CM. My deepest condolences to her family & loved ones.— Mehbooba Mufti (@MehboobaMufti) July 20, 2019
The passing away of former Chief Minister of Delhi, Smt. Sheila Dixit is deeply saddening. She was a tall Congress leader known for her congenial nature.— Rajnath Singh (@rajnathsingh) July 20, 2019
Sheilaji was widely respected cutting across party lines. My thoughts are with her bereaved family & supporters. Om Shanti!
Very sad news coming from Delhi ... Sheila Dixit ji passes away ... May her soul rest in peace !— Satyajeet Tambe (@satyajeettambe) July 20, 2019
I shared very close relations with entire Dixit family , I pray almighty to give strength to family and friends. pic.twitter.com/FdJcfYrx6B
A good heart has stopped beating, a good soul ascended to heaven. ...— Mhd ali bhai (@MhdAlibhai) July 20, 2019
I am deeply saddened by the news of the great loss of India Mrs Sheila Dixit.
With deep condolences pic.twitter.com/1cGxIYvTvV
Extremely sad to know about the passing away of #SheilaDixit ji...she effectively changed the face of Delhi during her tenure. Heartfelt condolences to her family 🙏🏻— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) July 20, 2019
Surprised and shocked, former Delhi CM #sheiladixit passes away in hospital at the age of 81. I thought she had almost won from Delhi in 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Deepest condolences to the family.— Kriti Gupta (@kriti2103) July 20, 2019
Shocking and heart breaking. #SheilaDixit passes away. She has transformed Delhi like no other. One of the best CMs our country has had. May her legacy live on. May she rest in peace.— Hasiba 🌈 (@HasibaAmin) July 20, 2019
May she find peace!