Sushma Swaraj had tweeted her condolences after Sheila Dikshit's death, writing that though they were opponents in politics, they were friends outside it.
Scores of people turned up to pay homage to former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit as her body was brought to the Congress headquarters on Sunday.
The three-time chief minister and senior Congress leader, who gave Delhi its modern look, passed away Saturday afternoon at a private hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest.
Prominent faces of the Congress namely Ajay Maken and Haroon Yusuf did not turn up at Sheila Dikshit's residence for paying tribute.
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Under the Bhagidari scheme, monthly meetings were held with the RWAs, which Dikshit addressed personally through video conferencing facility.
Dikshit's leadership spelled hope for Congress's revival in the city, as under her leadership, the party's vote share in this LS polls had increased.
Sheila Dikshit tenure could have survived the Common Wealth corruption charges, but then came the Anna Hazare movement.
UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi visited the residence of Dikshit and paid floral tributes to the former Chief Minister.
With a large number of people coming to pay their tributes to the departed soul, the Delhi Police have enhanced the security outside Sheila Dikshit's residence.
Born in Punjab, raised in Delhi and honing her politics skills in Uttar Pradesh, the national capital became Sheila Dikshit's workspace.
Sheila Dikshit did not consider her adversaries enemies, political opponents said, recalling their last meetings with the three-time chief minister.
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Sheila Dikshit was missing from the protest, which was, instead, led by Haroon Yusuf, the working president of the Delhi Congress.
Condolences pour in for Sheila Dikshit; politicians across party lines recall her contributions in Delhi's development
A veteran Congress leader, Sheila Dikshit died after suffering a cardiac arrest at a private hospital Saturday afternoon.
PM Narendra Modi said Sheila Dikshit made a noteworthy contribution to the development of the national capital.