Bangladesh FM mourns death of Brunei Darussalam prince

United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Published: 20:01, Oct 24,2020 | Updated: 20:40, Oct 24,2020


Deceased prince of Brunei Darussalam Abdul Azim. -- UNB Photo

Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen expressed deep shock at the death of prince of Brunei Darussalam Abdul Azim.

In a message written to foreign minister of Brunei Darussalam sultan Hassanal Bolkiahm on Saturday, Momen conveyed his heartfelt sympathies to the bereaved royal family, the government and the people of Brunei Darussalam for this unbearable loss.

FM Momen wished that the bereaved family members would have enough fortitude to cope with this intolerable loss.

The High Commission of Bangladesh in the capital of Brunei lowered the flag at half-mast along with other diplomatic missions to show respect to the departed prince of Brunei Darussalam.

Brunei’s prince Abdul Azim died on Saturday at the age of 38 following a prolonged illness.

Born in Bandar Seri Begawan on July 29, 1982, prince Abdul Azim was the second born prince of Brunei’s sultan Hassanal Bolkiah.

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