Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit passed away She was 81 years old. He was walking ill for a long time He was undergoing treatment at Escort Hospital. Sheila Dikshit was chief minister of Delhi from 1998 to 2013. Three times in his leadership, the Congress formed the government in Delhi. He was the chief minister of Delhi till the longest (15 years). Sheila Dikshit’s funeral will be on Sunday at 2 pm at Corporation Bank Bhod Ghat of Delhi. From 6 pm onwards, the body will be kept for the last visit to Nizamuddin house.
Congress leader Shiela Dikshit was born on March 31, 1938, in Kapurthala, Punjab. He attended Delhi’s Convent of Jesus and Mary School and received a Masters of Arts degree from Miranda House College of Phil Delhi University. Sheila Dikshit, MP from Kannauj, Uttar Pradesh from 1984 to 1989. He was also a member of Parliament’s Estimates Committee.
Sheila Dikshit is credited for changing the face of Delhi. During his tenure, there were various development works in Delhi. Sheila Dikshit represented India in the United Nations Commission on the status of women for 5 years (1984-1989). He served as Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs from 1986 to 1989 in the Prime Minister’s Office. In the 1998 Lok Sabha elections, Sheila Dikshit defeated Lal Bahari Tiwari of Bharatiya Janata Party in East Delhi area. He later became the Chief Minister Sheela Dikshit selected from 1998 and 2003 from the round market area After this, he contested from New Delhi area in 2008. Sheila Dikshit has two children- Sandeep Dixit and daughter Latika Syed. Sandeep Dikshit has been an MP from Congress.