The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has expressed condolences on the passing away of Shri Sushil, Koirala, former Prime Minister of Nepal.
In his message, the President has said, “It is with deep sorrow that I received the news of the sad demise of Shri SushilKoirala, former Prime Minister of Nepal.
Throughout his long public life, Shri SushilKoirala worked to strengthen the relations between India and Nepal. With his passing, Nepal has lost a visionary leader who served its people with dedication and commitment. In his death, India has lost a true and valuable friend.
I convey heartfelt condolence on my personal behalf and on behalf of the people of India to the family of Shri Koirala as well as the people of Nepal”.
Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has condoled the passing away of Shri Sushil Koirala, former Nepal PM.
“In Sushil Koirala ji, NC has lost a big leader who served Nepal for decades and India lost a valued friend. Pained by his demise. RIP.
Sushil Koirala ji's simplicity holds lessons for all of us. My condolences to the Koirala family and people of Nepal in this hour of grief,” the Prime Minister said.
About Sushil Koirala (Former Prime Minister of Nepal)
Sushil Koirala was the Prime Minister of Nepal from 11 February 2014 to 10 October 2015. He was also President of the Nepali Congress party beginning in 2010. He died on monday night, 9th February 2016.