Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi’s mother Paola Maino passed away on Saturday (August 27, 2022). Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed grief over the death of Sonia Gandhi’s mother. Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh has informed about the death of Sonia Gandhi’s mother Paola Maino. He tweeted, “Sonia Gandhi’s mother Paola Maino passed away on Saturday (August 27, 2022) at her home in Italy. The last rites took place yesterday on August 30.”
Smt. Sonia Gandhi’s mother, Mrs. Paola Maino passed away at her home in Italy on Saturday the 27th August, 2022. The funeral took place yesterday.
— Jairam Ramesh (@Jairam_Ramesh) August 31, 2022
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while paying tribute on the death of Sonia Gandhi’s mother, tweeted, “I pay tribute to the passing away of Paola Maino, mother of Sonia Gandhi. May God rest his soul in peace. My thoughts are with the entire family in this hour of grief.”
Condolences to Sonia Gandhi Ji on the passing away of her mother, Mrs. Paola Maino. May her soul rest in peace. In this hour of grief, my thoughts are with the entire family.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 31, 2022
Pro-Congress journalist Adesh Rawal has told that after the death of Paola Maino, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi were all in Italy. After this, the three leaders of the Gandhi family attended the Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting held on August 28 through video conferencing. Rawal also quoted the Congress leader as saying that the Gandhi family attended the CWC meeting from foreign soil for the first time.
Congress President Sonia Gandhi’s mother passed away on 27 August. The three members of the Gandhi family attended the CWC meeting on 28th from Italy via video conferencing. Meanwhile, where a leader said, for the first time, the family is meeting the CWC from foreign soil. Congress informed about this on August 31.
— Aadesh Rawal (@AadeshRawal) August 31, 2022
Adesh Rawal tweeted, “Sonia Gandhi’s mother passed away on 27th August. After this, all the three members of the Gandhi family attended the CWC meeting on 28 through video conferencing from Italy itself. Meanwhile, a leader has said that for the first time the family is holding a CWC meeting from a foreign soil.