Press release

President Faure sends message of condolence to India

September 1, 2020

Mr. Danny Faure, President of the Republic of Seychelles has conveyed a message of condolence to H.E. Shri Ram Nath Kovind, President of the Republic of India upon hearing of the recent demise of Mr. Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Former President of the Republic of India.

In his message, President Faure expressed: “Shri Mukherjee was a commendable leader, principled and devoted to his people and his beloved country. In these painful moments of national grief, please allow me on behalf of the government and the people of Seychelles, to express my heartfelt sympathy to the family and friends of the late President Mukherjee and to the government and the people of India”.

“With a uniquely remarkable career spanning sixty years through the trenches of parliament, on the frontlines as minister of four different ministries and eventually as President of India, Shri Mukherjee, leaves behind a legacy, of an exemplary model of leadership, commitment to peaceful dialogues, sacrifice and honour for both the people of India and the rest of the world” concluded President Faure.