The India Post, 29th October, 2008:Nirmal Dutt, wife of retired Punjab and Haryana High court Judge and former Chief Vigilance Commissioner, Punjab Justice Amar Dutt died after a brief illness at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGI) here on Tuesday. Her cremation was attended by many sitting and retired judges of the Punjab and High Court, senior officer and friends. The President of the Bar Association placed a wreath on behalf of the legal fraternity.
Besides Justice Dutt, her son Yogesh Dutta and daughter Harsh Rekha Kapoor survive her. According to family sources the Kirya will take place at Chandigarh on November 7 (Friday). Bar Associations of Chandigarh, Ropar and Amritsar, where Justice Dutt served as District Judge have sent condolence messages on the demise of the former judge’s wife.