Floods in Indonesia & Timor-Leste

Bangladesh mourns loss of lives

Diplomatic Correspondent

7 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has expressed his deep condolence over the loss of lives due to the flash floods and landslides in different parts of Indonesia and Timor-Leste.

In separate messages sent to Foreign Minister of Indonesia Retno L P Marsudi, and Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Minister of Timor-Leste Adaljiza Albertina Xavier Reis Magno, the Bangladesh foreign minister conveyed his heartfelt sympathies to both the leaders.

He expressed his deep sympathy particularly to the members of the bereaved families who lost their near and dear ones, said a press release of Tuesday.

Momen prayed and hoped that the resilient people of both friendly countries can withstand all adversities and rebuild their flood affected areas to come back to normal life.

He also reiterated Bangladesh government’s commitment to work with the international community on global climate change mitigation and adaptation issues.

The foreign minister wished both the foreign ministers good health, long life and renewed prosperity.