Bhutanese PM, FM wish Dr Momen quick recovery

29 November, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Bhutanese Prime Minister Dr. Lotay Tshering and Foreign Minister Dr Tandi Dorji have sent separate messages wishing Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen quick recovery, reports UNB.

"I am concerned to hear the news that you (Dr Momen) are not keeping well due to COVID-19 and I send my wishes for your speedy recovery," the Bhutanese Prime said in a message written to Dr Momen on Friday.

The Bhutanese Prime Minister said he is confident that with good medical care and attention, Dr Momen will recover soon to resume your important responsibilities. 

In a separate message, Bhutanese Foreign Minister Dr Dorji also wished him a quick recovery.

Meanwhile, Bhutanese Foreign Secretary Kingya Singya wrote Foreign Secretary Masud Bin Momen wishing him speedy recovery.

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen and Foreign Secretary Masud Bin Momen tested positive for Covid-19 recently.

They are now in good health and remain in isolation at home following doctors' recommendations, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

They were both scheduled to leave for Niger to attend the 47th session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM).