Sushma Swaraj life Journey

  • life and education

    born on 14 February 1953 at Ambala Cantt, Haryana to Hardev Sharma and Shrimati Laxmi Devi.

    01

    image-1
  • 02

    image-1

    life and education

    educated at Sanatan Dharma College in Ambala Cantonment and earned a bachelor's degree with majors in Sanskrit and Political Science studied law at Panjab University, Chandigarh

  • Career

    1973 Swaraj started practice as an advocate in the Supreme Court of India

    03

    image-1
  • 04

    image-1

    1977 -1990

    Member of the Haryana Legislative Assembly from 1977 to 1982, acquiring the Ambala Cantonment assembly seat at the age of 25, and then again from 1987 to 1990

  • 1998

    was Chief Minister of Delhi from 12 October 1998 to 3 December 1998.

    05

    image-1
  • 06

    image-1

    National-level politics

    Elected to the 11th Lok Sabha from South Delhi constituency in April 1996 elections. Union Cabinet Minister for Information and Broadcasting during the 13-day government of PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee in 1996

  • Year 2000-2003

    She was inducted into the Union Cabinet as Minister for Information and Broadcasting, a position she held from September 2000 until January 2003

    07

    image-1
  • 08

    January 2003-May 2004

    Union Health Minister She set up six All India Institute of Medical Sciences at Bhopal (MP), Bhubaneshwar (Odisha), Jodhpur (Rajasthan), Patna (Bihar), Raipur (Chhattisgarh) and Rishikesh (Uttrakhand)

  • 2009 Leader of Opposition

    Sushma Swaraj became Leader of Opposition in the 15th Lok Sabha

    09

  • 10

    May 2014 to May 2019

    Minister of External Affairs Swaraj had served as the Indian Minister of External Affairs under Prime Minister Narendra Modi from May 2014 to May 2019. She was only the second woman to hold this position after Indira Gandhi

  • Death

    6 August 2019, Sushma Swaraj reportedly suffered a heart attack in the evening after which she was rushed to AIIMS Delhi, where she later died of a cardiac arrest.she was cremated with full state honours at the Lodhi crematorium in Delhi.

    11

Embed iList - ThePressRelease.org