Foreign Minister mourns damage of Notre-Dame Cathedral


17th April, 2019 01:33:06 printer

Foreign Minister mourns damage of Notre-Dame Cathedral


Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Wednesday  expressed his heartfelt condolences over a massive damage caused to the Notre-Dame Cathedral from a devastating fire on April 15.

In a message to Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of France, Momen said, “the Cathedral of Notre-Dame, while a symbol of France, is also a part of world heritage”.

The damage to the Cathedral is a huge loss not only for France but for the entire humanity, he added.

Sharing pain and sorrow of the people of France, the Bangladesh foreign minister expressed solidarity with them in the hour of grief and gave assurance to stand in beside them.

He also conveyed heartfelt sympathy to Jean-Yves Le Drian and the people of France on behalf of the government and people of Bangladesh.