Northeast leaders condole demise of veteran politician Sushma Swaraj

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NORTHEAST INDIA | August 7, 2019:

Senior BJP leader and former foreign minister Sushma Swaraj passed away at AIIMS on Tuesday after suffering cardiac arrest. She was 67.

The BJP veteran was the first woman external affairs minister of India.

Her untimely demise led to an outpour of emotions on social media as members of the sports fraternity expressed shock and grief and recalled the moments when they got to interact with her.

Here are the list of twitter reactions from Northeast leaders:

Meanwhile, Chief Minister PS Tamang has also expressed deep condolence over demise of former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

"With deep sense of grief I convey my heartfelt condolences to the family of senior leader of our nation, Late Sushma Swaraj, who left for her heavenly abode on 6th August 2019, at the age of 67."

"I am very sad to hear the news of her sudden and untimely demise.
May her soul rest in peace and our prayers may give strength of forbearance to the bereaved family."