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In pictures: India bids farewell to Sushma Swaraj

Updated : 2019-08-08 17:01:31

Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who passed away in Delhi last night will be cremated with state honours today at Lodhi crematorium. Here is a glimpse of her final journey.

President Ram Nath Kovind pays his last respects to Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi. (Photo: IANS)
President Ram Nath Kovind pays his last respects to Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi. (Photo: IANS)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays his last respects to former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays his last respects to former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi consoles Bansuri Swaraj, daughter of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, after paying his last respects at her residence in New Delhi. Swaraj, 67, passed away Tuesday night after a massive cardiac arrest. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi consoles Bansuri Swaraj, daughter of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, after paying his last respects at her residence in New Delhi. Swaraj, 67, passed away Tuesday night after a massive cardiac arrest. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
A Vietnamese delegation pays their last respects to former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
A Vietnamese delegation pays their last respects to former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav after paying his last respects to former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav after paying his last respects to former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar consoles Bansuri, daughter of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, after paying his last respects, in New Delhi. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar consoles Bansuri, daughter of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, after paying his last respects, in New Delhi. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi expresses his condolences to family members of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi expresses his condolences to family members of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj at her residence in New Delhi. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
Congress leader Sonia Gandhi consoles the daughter of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj after paying her last respects at her residence, in New Delhi. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
Congress leader Sonia Gandhi consoles the daughter of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj after paying her last respects at her residence, in New Delhi. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
Swaraj Kaushal, husband of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, wails as the mortal remains of the latter are being taken to the BJP headquarters before her last rites. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
Swaraj Kaushal, husband of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, wails as the mortal remains of the latter are being taken to the BJP headquarters before her last rites. (PTI Photo/Vijay Verma)
A van carries the mortal remains of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj to the BJP office before her last rites. (PTI Photo/Subhav Shukla)
A van carries the mortal remains of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj to the BJP office before her last rites. (PTI Photo/Subhav Shukla)
The body of former Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj is brought to the Bharatiya Janata Party headquarters in New Delhi. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
The body of former Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj is brought to the Bharatiya Janata Party headquarters in New Delhi. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
Family members and friends carry the body of Sushma Swaraj to the Bharatiya Janata Party headquarters for people to pay their last respects. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
Family members and friends carry the body of Sushma Swaraj to the Bharatiya Janata Party headquarters for people to pay their last respects. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
Home Minister Amit Shah lays the BJP flag over the mortal remains of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, at the BJP headquarters in New Delhi. (PTI Photo/Arun Sharma)
Home Minister Amit Shah lays the BJP flag over the mortal remains of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, at the BJP headquarters in New Delhi. (PTI Photo/Arun Sharma)
A worker decorates a vehicle that will carry the body of former Indian foreign minister Sushma Swaraj for final rites. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
A worker decorates a vehicle that will carry the body of former Indian foreign minister Sushma Swaraj for final rites. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
A convoy carries the mortal remains of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj to Lodhi crematorium for her last rites. (PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary)
A convoy carries the mortal remains of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj to Lodhi crematorium for her last rites. (PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary)
Mortal remains of Sushma Swaraj arrives at Lodhi Road crematorium in New Delhi. (Photo: IANS)
Mortal remains of Sushma Swaraj arrives at Lodhi Road crematorium in New Delhi. (Photo: IANS)
Last rites of BJP leader Sushma Swaraj underway at Dayanand crematorium on Lodhi Road in New Delhi. (Photo: IANS)
Last rites of BJP leader Sushma Swaraj underway at Dayanand crematorium on Lodhi Road in New Delhi. (Photo: IANS)
Bansuri Swaraj, daughter of BJP leader Sushma Swaraj at the last rites of her mother at the Dayanand crematorium on Lodhi Road. (Photo: IANS)
Bansuri Swaraj, daughter of BJP leader Sushma Swaraj at the last rites of her mother at the Dayanand crematorium on Lodhi Road. (Photo: IANS)
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