Speaker, FM mourn death of Sushma Swaraj


Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury and Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of former Indian external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj. In a condolence message Wednesday, Shirin said Sushma was a well-wisher of Bangladesh. Bangladesh lost a true friend through her death.

The Speaker prayed for salvation of the departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to the bereaved family. Meanwhile, Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen also expressed deep shock and sorrow at Sushama’s death. In a condolence message from Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, he said Bangladesh will always remember her contributions to taking the bilateral relationship to a new height. The foreign minister prayed for salvation of the departed soul and conveyed profound sympathy to the bereaved family and the people of India.