The Iron Lady of India, Sushma Swaraj has passed away but her legacy lives on. A person who is loved and respected by all for the services that she has provided for the Country. Be it an Indian stranded in Abroad or a foreigner stranded in India, she was always there to assist them in all ways possible.
Following are such heart-warming instances when Sushma Swaraj was there for the people calling out for help.
Operation Rahat was Sushma Swaraj’s one of the largest rescue operation which she pulled off. 1947 foreigners and 4741 Indians were rescued from war-torn Yemen.
Tensions were rising in violence-hit Iraq and Indians were trapped in the city of Basra. Sushma Swaraj and team made sure the Indians were safe and brought back to India.
An Indian origin woman was under house arrest in South Africa and it was reported that she may be injured. Sushma Swaraj made sure the Indian High Commission in South Africa was there to look into this matter and brought her back home.
An Indian expatriate was stranded in Dubai who walked over 1000 km for over 2 years to attend his court proceedings. The Indian Embassy was asked to look into this matter and report back to her.
An Indian woman was rescued after her brother asked for Sushma Swaraj’s help as she was locked in a room in UAE.
A 14-year-old girl was unable to travel back to India from London. She was there to represent India at a global conference. Sushma Swaraj made sure she gets the necessary help.
A woman’s mom met with an accident in Bali and the hospital refused Insurance guarantee. Sushma Swaraj intervened and made sure she gets the necessary help.
A woman was worried as her brother was in ICU for 50 days and she couldn’t bring her back home. Sushma Swaraj made sure her mother is with him as he was not in a stage to travel.
A Missing Dutch girl was found by Sushma Swaraj’s officers. She was found with injuries and was mentally tortured. It was made sure that she gets all the medical attention needed. Indian or not, Sushma Swaraj is there to help you.
Sushma Swaraj made us all proud when she helped a Pakistani girl get back to her country safely who had come to India for medical treatment.
One of the finest leaders that India has ever seen and her shoes will always be hard to fill in. The following tweet sums it all up. Rest in Peace.