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Sushma Swaraj: Home and her

THE ASIAN AGE.

Published : Aug 7, 2019, 12:59 pm IST
Updated : Oct 12, 2019, 2:34 pm IST
Known for her exceptional oratory skills and remarkable tenure as External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj passed away at 67 late on Tuesday night of a cariac arrest at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi. (Photo: File)
Known for her exceptional oratory skills and remarkable tenure as External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj passed away   at 67 late on Tuesday night of a cariac arrest at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi. (Photo: File)
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Sushma Swaraj was born on 14 February 1953 at Ambala Cantt, Haryana, to Hardev Sharma and Shrimati Laxmi Devi. Her father was an eminent Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) member. Sharing this picture on her Twitter, Sushma wrote: "With my brother - It is me on the pillion as a 2-year-old". (Photo: Twitter | Sushma Swaraj)
Sushma Swaraj was born on 14 February 1953 at Ambala Cantt, Haryana, to Hardev Sharma and Shrimati Laxmi Devi. Her 

father was an eminent Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) member. 
Sharing this picture on her Twitter, Sushma wrote: "With my brother - It is me on the pillion as a 2-year-old". (Photo: Twitter | Sushma Swaraj)
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Sushma Swaraj has a bachelor's degree with majors in Sanskrit and Political Science. She studied law at Punjab University and started her practice as an advocate in the Supreme Court of India in 1973. (Photo: Youtube)
Sushma Swaraj has a bachelor's degree with majors in Sanskrit and Political Science. She studied law at Punjab University and started her practice as an advocate in the Supreme Court of India in 1973. 
(Photo: Youtube)
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Swaraj had bagged many firsts in her political career. Such as being the country’s youngest-ever Cabinet Minister. In 1977 she became the youngest cabinet minister to serve in the Haryana government at the age of 25. (Photo: Twitter | Sushma Swaraj)
Swaraj had bagged many firsts in her political career. Such as being the country’s youngest-ever Cabinet Minister. In 1977 

she became the youngest cabinet minister to serve in the Haryana government at the age of 25. 
(Photo: Twitter | Sushma Swaraj)
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Remembering the JP movement, Swaraj shared this picture on her Twitter. "With Shri Jayaprakash Narayan ji at his residence in Patna. We were together in the JP movement," She wrote. Veteran Gandhian socialist Jayaprakash Narayan-led movement in which Bihar students participated in large numbers, in 1974 was started against misrule and corruption in the state government. (Photo: Twitter | Sushma Swaraj)
Remembering the JP movement, Swaraj shared this picture on her Twitter.
 "With Shri Jayaprakash Narayan ji at his residence in Patna. We were together in the JP movement," She wrote. 

Veteran Gandhian socialist  Jayaprakash Narayan-led movement in which Bihar students participated in large numbers, in 

1974 was started against misrule and corruption in the state government. 
(Photo: Twitter | Sushma Swaraj)
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Sushma Swaraj had posted this photo with Swaraj Kaushal during 2018's Karwa Chauth celebrations. "Heartiest greetings on Karwa Chauth," she captioned. (Photo: Twitter | Sushma Swaraj)
Sushma Swaraj had posted this photo with Swaraj Kaushal during 2018's Karwa Chauth celebrations. "Heartiest greetings on Karwa Chauth," she captioned. (Photo: Twitter | Sushma Swaraj)
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A photo of Sushma Swaraj playing with singer-composer Adnan Sami's daughter Medina. ''This is my friend Medina Sami Khan - a young Indian citizen,'' Sushma wrote. (Photo: Twitter | Sushma Swaraj)
A photo of Sushma Swaraj playing with singer-composer Adnan Sami's daughter Medina. ''This is my friend Medina Sami Khan - a young Indian citizen,'' Sushma wrote. 
(Photo: Twitter | Sushma Swaraj)
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On July 13, 1975, Sushma Swaraj married Swaraj Kaushal, an advocate at Supreme Court of India. The couple has a daughter named Bansuri. (Photo: Twitter | Sushma Swaraj)
On July 13, 1975, Sushma Swaraj married Swaraj Kaushal, an advocate at Supreme Court of India. The couple has a daughter named Bansuri. (Photo: Twitter | Sushma Swaraj)
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