Sonia Gandhi’s mother Paola Maino passed away on Saturday. She was in her 90’s and was living in her home in Italy. The funeral took place on Tuesday. AICC spokesperson Jairam Ramesh broke the news of the death of Sonia’s mother on Twitter.
President Draupadi Murmu, Prime Minister Modi and many senior politicians conveyed their condolences to Sonia and her family and prayed that God give them strength to bear the loss.
Sonia Gandhi left the country a few days ago along with her children Rahul and Priyanka to go for her annual medical check up and also to visit her ailing mother in her hometown of Italy.