Islamabad, March 20, 2013 (PPI-OT): The President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan has sent the following message of condolence to H.E. Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
We have received the news about the sad demise of H.E. Md. Zillur Rahman, President of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, with a sense of deep sorrow and grief. May Allah Almighty bless the departed soul with eternal peace and grant the bereaved family and brotherly people of Bangladesh the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss.
Late Md. Zillur Rahman will be remembered for his desire to contribute towards strengthening Pakistan-Bangladesh relations.
I wish Your Excellency good health and continued peace and prosperity for the people of Bangladesh.
Please accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration.
(Asif Ali Zardari)
President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
H.E. Sheikh Hasina,
Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
For more information, contact:
Mr. Aizaz Ahmad Ch
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Government of Pakistan