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Sushma to be cremated with full state honours in Delhi

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New Delhi, Aug 7: Former External Affairs Minister and senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj, who passed away on Tuesday night, will be cremated with full state honours in the national capital on Wednesday afternoon. Sushma Swaraj's mortal remains will be kept at her residence till 11am for people to pay their last respects, BJP working president JP Nadda told mediapersons last night. He said around 12noon, her mortal remains will be brought to the party headquarters.

At 3pm, her mortal remains will be taken to Lodhi Road crematorium, where her last rites will be performed with full state honours. Swaraj expired last night following massive cardiac arrest here. She was 67. Mortal remains of the former External Affairs Minister were taken from All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) to her residence late last night. UNI