Ambassador Fatimie offers condolences on the passing of H.E. Former Prime Minister and Senior Leader Krishna Prasad Bhattarai of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal

March 8, 2011: Ambassador Dr. Sayed M. Amin Fatimie visited the Embassy of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal where he signed the book of condolences for the passing of H.E. Former Prime Minister and Senior Leader Krishna Prasad Bhattarai.

In his message, Ambassador Fatimie expressed condolences over the loss, and referred to the former prime minister’s immense democratic contributions.

The full text of the Ambassador’s message follows below:

On behalf of the Government and the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, I would like to express my deepest condolences on the passing of H.E. Former Prime Minister and Senior Leader of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal Krishna Prasad Bhattarai.

H.E. Mr. Bhattarai was a leader in democracy and peace. His memory will continue to serve as an example for responsible and respectable transition regionally and worldwide.

My prayers go out to the family of H.E. Mr. Bhattarai, and to the people and Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal.