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Sheila Dikshit Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Secrets, Affairs, Images, Marriage, Phone number.

Written by Rohith

Sheila Dikshit was a veteran Congress politician. She served as Delhi CM for 15 years.

Sheila Dikshit
Sheila Dikshit

Sheila Dikshit Bio/wiki

Name Sheila Dikshit
Nick nameNot Known
ProfessionPolitician
Date of Birth31-Mar-38
Zodiac/Sun SignAries
Birth PlaceKapurthala, Punjab, India
Home townDelhi, India
Mother TonguePnjabi
Parents/ FatherNot Known
MotherNot Known
BrotherNot Known
Sister Pam Malhotra and Rama Dhawan 
Sheila Dikshit
Sheila Dikshit

Personal Life

School Convent of Jesus and Mary School, New Delhi
CollegeMiranda House, University of Delhi
EducationMA (History) From the University of Delhi in 1959
Contact numberNot Known
Address1st Floor B-2 Nizamuddin East, New Delhi 110013
ReligionHinduism
CasteNot Known
NationalityIndian
CarNot Known
HobbiesReading, Listening to Music
DebutNot Known

Marital Status/Affairs

Marital Status Married
AffairsNot Known
SpouseLate Vinod Dikshit (former IAS)
ChildrenSon- Sandeep Dikshit (Congress Politician)”
Daughters- Latika Syed

Salary/Networth

SalaryNot Known
NetworthRs. 5 Crore (as in 2019)
Sheila Dikshit
Sheila Dikshit

Physical Status

Heightin centimeters- 149 cm
in meters- 1.49 m
in Feet Inches- 4’ 11”
Weightin Kilograms- 68 kg
in Pounds- 150 lbs
FigureNot Known
Shoe size7 (US)
Hair colorWhite
Eyes colorBlack

Sheila Dikshit Favorites

Favorite food Egg toast, cheese, papaya, aloo gobhi, pasta and cold coffee
Favorite poliicianSonia Gandhi
Favorite ActorGregory Peck and Rock Hudson
Favorite BooksAlice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
Favorite SportNot Known
Favorite PlaceNot Known
Favorite MovieNot Known

Social Media Accounts

Instagram https://www.instagram.com/officialsheiladikshit/
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=Sheila+Dik
Twitter https://twitter.com/sheiladikshit?lang=en

Sheila Dikshit Some Lesser-Known Facts

  • Dikshit started her career in the early 1970s by becoming the Chairperson of Young Women’s Association.
  • Before joining politics, she also worked as an executive secretary for Garment Exporters’ Association.
  • In 1990, she was jailed along with her 82 supporters for 23 days by the state government when she protested against the violence on women.
  • She considered Sonia Gandhi as her inspiration.
  • After losing the Chief Minister seat, the then UPA Government appointed her the Governor of Kerala on 11 March 2014, but under the pressure of NDA government, she had to resign from the post on 25 August 2014.
  • Though she had ups-and-downs during her 15 years tenure as the CM of Delhi, she gained immense respect for her quality of work, development-oriented and statesmanlike approach and easy availability.
  • She loved reading Osho’s work.
  • In July 2016, she was chosen as Congress’ Chief Minister Candidate for the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Legislative elections.
  • On 20 July 2019, she died of Cardiac arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) and other age-related ailments at Fortis Escorts Hospital in New Delhi.
  • On 21 July 2019, the mortal remains of Sheila Dikshit were cremated at the CNG crematorium at Nigam Bodh Ghat in New Delhi.

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