Dhaka mourns loss of lives in Indonesian submarine tragedy


26th April, 2021 07:37:10 printer

Dhaka mourns loss of lives in Indonesian submarine tragedy

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen has expressed his deep condolences over the loss of lives following  the disappearance of an Indonesian submarine.

Indonesia’s military on Sunday officially said all 53 crew members from a submarine that sank and broke apart last week are dead, and that search teams had located the vessel’s wreckage on the ocean floor.

In a message sent to Foreign Minister of Indonesia Retno L P Marsudi, Dr Momen conveyed heartfelt sympathies to the Indonesian Government and the brotherly people of Indonesia.

He expressed his deep sympathy to the members of the berived families.

Dr Momen hoped that the grief struck relatives of the fallen crew members of the submarine would have the strength to bear with the tragedy. He prayed for eternal peace of the departed souls.

He wished the Foreign Minister happiness, good health and long life.

Dr Momen expected continued peace and prosperity of brotherly people of Indonesia.