Foreign Minister Dr. A. K. Abdul Momen expressed his deep condolence over the loss of lives at the tragic disappearance of an Indonesian submarine.
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 bereaved families. He expressed the hope 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.
Dr. Momen wished the Foreign Minister happiness, good health and long life. He wished continued peace and prosperity of brotherly people of Indonesia.