Ela Bhatt Death, Obituary – Lawyer, Gandhian Activist & Founder of Self-Employed Women Association of India

Ela Bhatt Death

Ela Bhatt Obituary, Death Cause: On November 2, at the age of 89, Ela Bhatt, a lawyer and Gandhian activist who founded the Self-Employed Women’s Association of India (SEWA) in 1972, passed away at the Ahmedabad Hospital.

Bhatt received numerous honors for her efforts to improve the lives of poor women in Gujarat, including the Padma Shri (1985), the Padma Bhushan (1977), and the Ramon Magsaysay Award for Community Leadership (1986).

She worked as SEWA’s general secretary from 1972 to 1996. Prior to her resignation on October 19th of this year, she served as the chancellor of the Mahatma Gandhi-founded Gujarat Vidyapith. Additionally, she had been Sabarmati Ashram’s chairperson since 2016.

On Twitter, condolences flooded in for the renowned social worker.

Ela Bhatt Cause of Death

President of the Congress Mallikarjun Kharge posted on Twitter, “Extremely saddened by the passing away of renowned Gandhian & founder of SEWA, Ela Bhatt ji. A Padma Bhushan recipient and a pioneer of women’s rights, she devoted her life to empowering them through grassroots entrepreneurship. Her exceptional legacy shall always inspire.”

Ela Bhatt Obituary

Ela Bhatt, an obituary, has been released for her. Her family and friends are in our prayers during this difficult time. Still, unfortunately, we have not yet received any updates about funeral arrangements for the dead person.

Source: PinkyTimes.com

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