Iron Lady BJP Veteran Sushma Swaraj
Sushma Swaraj Bio Data Lifetime Achievements Head Positions
Sushma Swaraj(1953-2019) was born to Hardev Sharma and Shrimati Laxmi Devi on 14 February 1953 at Ambala Cantt Haryana. She graduated in Sanskrit and Political Science and also studied law from Punjab University. At the age of 25 yrs, she became the youngest cabinet minister of the Haryana State. On 06 August 2019 Sushma Swaraj, Former External Affairs Minister passed away at 67 yrs with a massive heart attack
Sushma Swaraj served in many portfolios like Chief Minister of Delhi to Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha and more.
Sushma Swaraj portfolios lifetime achievements awards
In 1977, She Elected as Member of Haryana Legislative Assembly
In 1977, She was the Cabinet Minister of Labour and Employment in Haryana (1977-97). She is the youngest ever Cabinet Minister in the country at 25 years of age
In 1979, At the age of 27, she became State President of Janata Party in Haryana State
In 1987, She was the Cabinet Minister of Education, Food and Civil Supplies in Haryana (1987–90 )
In 1990, She was elected to Rajya Sabha for 1st time. (term: 1990–96)
In 1996, She was the Union Cabinet Minister of Information and Broadcasting.
In 1998, she was the Union Cabinet Minister of Information and Broadcasting and Telecommunications with Additional charge
In 1998, She served as 5th Chief Minister of Delhi ( 13 October to 3 December 1988) by this becoming the BJP’s first female Chief Minister
In 2000, She was Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting.
In 2003, She was Minister of Health and Family Welfare and also Minister of Parliamentary Affairs.
In 2009, She was Deputy Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha form 3 June 2009 to 21 December 2009
In 2009, She became Leader of the Opposition by replacing Lal Krishna Advani from 21 Dec 2009 to 18 May 2014
In 2014, She was Minister of External Affairs in the Union of India from 26 May 2014 – 29 May 2019
Some of the Other Milestones of Sushma Swaraj lifetime achievements head positions
1) Sushma Swaraj was the 1st female Spokesperson of a national political party in India.
2) She is the 1st Indian Parliamentarian and the only female Member of Parliament honored with the Outstanding Parliamentarian Award
Sushma Swaraj family biography
Born: 14 February 1953, Haryana
Died: 06 August 2019 (66 yrs)
Spouse: Swaraj Kaushal, Senior Advocate of Supreme Court of India
Children: Daughter, Bansuri Swaraj
Sushma Swaraj’s Last Tweet about Kashmir Bifurcation
प्रधान मंत्री जी – आपका हार्दिक अभिनन्दन. मैं अपने जीवन में इस दिन को देखने की प्रतीक्षा कर रही थी. @narendramodi ji – Thank you Prime Minister. Thank you very much. I was waiting to see this day in my lifetime.
— Sushma Swaraj (@SushmaSwaraj) August 6, 2019
A glorious chapter in Indian politics comes to an end. India grieves the demise of a remarkable leader who devoted her life to public service and bettering lives of the poor. Sushma Swaraj Ji was one of her kind, who was a source of inspiration for crores of people.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 6, 2019
Vice Pres M Venkaiah Naidu: Deeply shocked by sudden demise of #SushmaSwaraj. Her death is a huge loss to the country & personal loss to me. She was an excellent administrator, outstanding Parliamentarian & a remarkable orator. My heartfelt condolences to bereaved family members pic.twitter.com/wtDYwEEZd5
— ANI (@ANI) August 6, 2019