Speaker of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile offers condolences over the demise of former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj

Sushma Swaraj, former external affairs minister and senior BJP leader, passed away on Tuesday night

 

Dharamsala: Speaker of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile, Pema Jungney offers his condolence on behalf of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile and Tibetans in and outside of Tibet, over the demise of former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

In the condolence letter, he expressed his deep sadness by the untimely demise of former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, which is a huge loss for the nation.

Speaker wrote “She is an astute, caring, dedicated and effective leader in today’s world. Her contribution to the Indian politics, nation, and people during her tenure as the member of the Parliament, first female Chief Minister of Delhi and most recently, as the Minister of External Affairs of India is unparalleled.”

“We are truly grateful for Sushma Ji for solidarity towards the Tibetans and for raising the Tibet issue in the parliament and for her strong statement on India not sitting as a mute spectator on atrocities in Tibet.”

“It is an irreparable loss not just for the people and government of India but also the Tibetan movement.” He wrote.