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Lata Mangeshkar, Akshay Kumar, Bhumi Pednekar and others mourn Sheila Dikshit's death

Lata Mangeshkar recalled her conversations with Sheila Dikshit on music and poetry while ​Akshay praised her for her contribution to Delhi.

Jul 20, 2019, 19:14 PM IST

Leaders across parties pay tribute to Congress leader Sheila Dikshit on demise

The sudden demise of three-time Delhi Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Sheila Dikshit on Saturday has evoked condolences from political leaders cutting across party lines. Dikshit passed away at a private hospital here following a cardiac arrest. She was 81.

Jul 20, 2019, 18:50 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag condole Congress leader Sheila Dikshit's demise

East Delhi MP and former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir on Saturday condoled the death of former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, who passed away here following a cardiac arrest.

Jul 20, 2019, 18:36 PM IST

Former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit's last rites to take place on Sunday

Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit`s body was taken to her Nizamuddin East residence on Saturday and the last rites will take place on Sunday afternoon.

Jul 20, 2019, 18:29 PM IST

Sheila Dikshit: Maverick Congress politician who fought till the end

Former Delhi chief minister and veteran Congress leader Sheila Dikshit, who passed away aged 81 on Saturday, was a 'fighter' throughout her life and left behind a political legacy that will be difficult to match for the coming generation of politicians.

Jul 20, 2019, 18:24 PM IST

Beloved daughter of Congress: Rahul Gandhi's tribute to Sheila Dikshit

"I'm devastated to hear about the passing away of Sheila Dikshit, a beloved daughter of the Congress party, with whom I shared a close personal bond," read Rahul Gandhi's tweet.

Jul 20, 2019, 17:36 PM IST

Sheila Dikshit dies at 81; President Kovind, PM Modi, Arvind Kejriwal express grief

Sheila Dikshit, three-time Delhi CM, died on Saturday afternoon at a hospital in the national capital due to cardiac arrest. She was 81.

Jul 20, 2019, 16:43 PM IST