Kathmandu, Feb 10: Israel has expressed sorrow over the demise of Nepali Congress President and former Prime Minister, Sushil Koirala.
Sending a condolence message to acting President of the Nepali Congress, Ram Chandra Poudel, today, on the behalf of Israeli government, Ambassador of Israel to Nepal, Yaron Mayer, appreciated Koirala’s leadership role as the 37th Prime Minister of Nepal.
The message states, “I was deeply saddened and pray for courage and strength to withstand this difficult time. His demise is an irreparable loss to the nation. His contributions to the country, especially the promulgation of the constitution of Nepal under his rightful leadership, will always be remembered.”
Ambassador Mayer extended heartfelt sympathy upon the demise of a great leader Koirala, a good friend of Israel, as well as deep condolence to the bereaved family.