Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday condoled the death of Padma Bhushan awardee Ela Bhatt, activist and founder of the Self-Employed Women’s Association of India (SEWA). She was 89.
“Saddened by the death of Elaben Bhatt. She will long be remembered for her efforts to promote women’s empowerment, social service, and education among the youth. Condolences to her family and admirers. ૐ Shanti…॥” Modi tweeted.