Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s mother Heeraben Modi, who was admitted to a hospital in Ahmedabad, passed away at 100 today (December 30). The UN Mehta Institute of Cardiology and Research Centre, where she was admitted to on Wednesday, informed the news of her demise. She passed away at 3:30 AM.
In a heartfelt tweet he announced the demise of his mother stating,”A glorious century rests at the feet of God… In Maa I have always felt that trinity, which contains the journey of an ascetic, the symbol of a selfless Karmayogi and a life committed to values.”
Recalling his visit to his mother on her 100th birthday this year. “When I met her on her 100th birthday, she said one thing, which is always remembered that work with intelligence, live life with purity, that is, work with intelligence and live life with purity,” PM Modi tweeted
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is in Gandhinagar, carried the mortal remains of his mother. PM Modi had reached Ahmedabad from Delhi on Wednesday afternoon and visited the hospital to meet his ailing mother.
Following her demise, tributes poured in for PM Modi’s mother. Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin, among others, expressed their condolences for the departed soul.