Bollywood mourn the demise of former CM of Delhi Sheila Dixit


Three-time CM of Delhi Sheila Dixit passed away on Saturday at the age of 81. Along with others, Bollywood celebrities also took to their social media handle to express their condolence.

Here’s what the celebs tweeted:-

Akshay Kumar took to Twitter pay respect to the Congress leader. He wrote, "Extremely sad to know about the passing away of #SheilaDixit ji...she effectively changed the face of Delhi during her tenure. Heartfelt condolences to her family (sic)."

Nimrat Kaur wrote, "Deepest condolences and heartfelt prayers on the passing of #SheilaDixit ji. A lady par excellence, someone who lead by example. An indispensable presence for generations to remember. May her blessed soul rest in peace (sic)."

Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar also paid his tribute and wrote, "Sad to the hear demise of former Delhi CM #SheilaDikshit ji . She was a very dynamic leader, she will be remembered for changing the face of Delhi with the infrastructure and development. #OmShanti."

From Prime Minister of Indian to many politicians reached Sheila Dixit’s house to pay tributed to the departed soul. 

"Loss of a great leader...You were really loved #ShielaDikshit ma’am.A huge loss to our country. You’ve really left behind a great legacy.May your soul rest in peace .My condolences to the family," wrote Bhumi Pednekar.

Urmila Matondkar paid her tribute by writing, "Rest in peace..Smt.Sheila Dikshit ji You will always be loved and respected for your strength,determination,fierce and yet kind personality that made Delhi more beautiful than ever among many other things Om Shanti".

Lata Mangeshkar also paid tribute, "Was deeply saddened to hear about Sheila ji’s demise. A remarkable woman, former CM of New Delhi and a keen admirer of all art forms. We never discussed politics but had long talks on music and poetry. May her soul rest in peace and heartfelt condolences to her family."

"Sincerest condolences & prayers for one of the most popular, loved, admired & respected leaders of the country, #SheliaDixit. She was an extremely successful CM of Delhi, a great administrator & a fine human being. May her family, friends & supporters find the strength to bear this loss in this hour of grief. Rest in Peace," wrote Shatrughan Sinha in his tweet.