President Mukherjee Condoles Loss of Lives in Cyclone in West Bengal

Mukherjee condoled loss of lives due to Cyclone Komen in WB floods, certain areas of Bihar, Gujarat, Odisha, MP, Rajasthan.

Published: 02nd August 2015 06:48 PM  |   Last Updated: 02nd August 2015 06:48 PM   |  A+A-

Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee | File Photo

By ANI

NEW DELHI: President Pranab Mukherjee has condoled the loss of lives due to Cyclone ‘Komen’ in West Bengal and floods in certain areas of Bihar, Gujarat, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.

In individual messages sent to the Governors of West Bengal, Bihar, Gujarat, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, President Mukherjee said: “I am saddened to learn about the loss of lives, injuries and damage to property caused by the Cyclone/floods in certain areas of the State.”

“My thoughts are with all those affected by this natural calamity. I understand rescue and relief operations are currently underway.  I am sure that the State Government and other agencies are taking necessary steps to provide all possible help to the bereaved families who have lost their near and dear ones as well as medical assistance to the injured,” he added.

President Mukherjee further said, “Please convey my heartfelt condolences to the families of the deceased.  I wish speedy recovery to the injured persons.”

Stay up to date on all the latest Nation news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp