Sheila Dikshit

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Sheila Dikshit (née Kapoor;[1] (31 March 1938 – 20 July 2019) was an Indian politician. She was born in Kapurthala, Punjab. Dikshit was a member of the Indian National Congress. She was a member of Lok Sabha (1984–1989), Chief Minister of Delhi (1998–2013) and Governor of Kerala (2014).

Dikshit died at a hospital in New Delhi on 20 July 2019 of cardiac arrest, aged 81.[2]

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  1. Rajesh Ramachandran (23 October 2013). "In Delhi, BJP bets on surgeon to take on techie crusader | Business Line". Retrieved 28 October 2013.
  2. Sheila Dikshit, Three-time Delhi Chief Minister and Congress Leader, Passes Away at 81

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