Finance Minister offers condolences to French Ambassador over tragedy in Nice

Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar here on Tuesday visited the French Embassy and met Ambassador Martine Dorance to offer condolences over the loss of precious lives in an act of terror in Nice last week.

Minister while recording his impressions in the visitors’ book at the Embassy said he was shocked and deeply grieved to learn about the horrific events at Nice that led to loss of many precious lives, including children who had gathered to celebrate the Republic Day. “My thoughts and prayers are with the grieving families that tragically lost their loved ones”, the Minister wrote.

He further stated that the government and people of Pakistan express their solidarity with the French people in their hour of grief.

Ambassador Dorance thanked the Finance Minister for his kind sentiments and feelings for the bereaved families.

Source: Ministry of Finance