Sunanda Pushkar

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Sunanda Pushkar (née Dass; 27 June 1962 – 17 January 2014) was an Indian and Canadian business person. She was the wife of Indian minister Shashi Tharoor. She was a sales manager in the Dubai-based TECOM Investments. She was also a co-owner of the India-based Rendezvous Sports World. Her born into a Kashmiri Pandit family.

Pushkar committed suicide by overdosing on sedatives, other strong medicines and probably alcohol on 17 January 2014 at a hotel in Chanakyapuri, New Delhi. She was 51 years old. She was outlived by her husband and children.[1]

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  1. Udas, Sumnima; Smith-Spark, Laura; Mungin, Lateef (19 January 2014). "Death of Indian minister's wife 'unnatural and sudden'". CNN. Retrieved 29 March 2014.

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