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Sushma Swaraj: Rare Insights Into Her Inspiring Family Life


Sushma Swaraj, who passed away at the age of 67, is considered by many to be the best External Affairs minister till date. With good reason too! From her expertise in handling problems to her tech-savvy skills to her helpful nature, she is single-handedly responsible for restoring a great amount of faith in the public with regards to bureaucracy.

Born in 14 February 1952, a day which is universally celebrated as a day of love the world over, Sushma Swaraj succeeded in spreading a lot of love and cheer. She began her political journey in the early 1970s when she joined the Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP). She was also a prominent Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh member.

Although, she was known to be a no-nonsense minister, many of her colleagues, including the general public vouch for her warm demeanour. This was evident in the way she rescued many Indian nationals stuck abroad due to issues relating to visa, passport and the like. And, yes, she did reply to all tweets.

But how much do we know about her family? Her husband Swaraj Kaushal was India’s youngest Advocate General at the age of 34. And, he also served as the Governor of Mizoram. Interesting, isn’t it?

To know more her and other members of her family in detail, flip through the pages of this ClipBook.


Sushma Swaraj's Family Tree

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Swaraj Kaushal: Meet Sushma Swaraj's Husband

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Bansuri Swaraj: Meet Sushma Swaraj's Daughter

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Witty Sushma Swaraj Quotes

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