First Lady Suvra Mukherjee passes away
President Pranab Mukherjee’s wife, First Lady Suvra Mukherjee passed away today. She was 74.She was hospitalized a week back in a private hospital in Delhi and was undergoing treatment for respiratory ailment.
It is informed with deep sorrow that First Lady Suvra Mukherjee passed away this morning (August 18, 2015). She left for her heavenly abode at 10.51 am,” a statement from the Rashtrapati Bhavan said.
Suvra Mukherjee, hails from Narail in Bangladesh, and migrated at the age of 10 years to Kolkata. They were married on 13 July 1957. They have a daughter and two sons.
Telangana Chief Minister K.Chandrashekar Rao sends his condolences on the untimely demise of the First lady.