President Droupadi Murmu To Participate In Queen Elizabeth FuneralSophia Loren (Author) Published Date : Sep 14, 2022 17:24 IST
Britain's Queen Elizabeth passed away on September 8th at the age of 96. Her body, placed in an oak coffin, was taken from Balmoral Castle, where she died, to Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland, on September 11th.
Queen Elizabeth II's body was laid to rest at Holyrood House, where the royal family paid their respects. Following that, Queen Elizabeth's body was taken to St. Giles Church there the day before yesterday. Thousands of people paid their respects to the coffin containing the Queen's body.
Queen Elizabeth's body arrived in London today after being brought from Edinburgh Cathedral. Queen Elizabeth's funeral is scheduled to take place on the 19th at Westminster Abbey. Leaders of various countries will participate in the funeral. India's President Droupadi Murmu will participate in the funeral on behalf of India. President Murmu will leave for London on the 17th to attend the funeral and remain in London till the September 19th.