PM Modi Mourns Iran President's Tragic Demise

Prime Minister Modi and Foreign Minister Jaishankar extend condolences to Iran

PM Modi Mourns Iran President's Tragic Demise

New Delhi – Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed profound grief over the tragic demise of Iran's President Dr. Seyed Ibrahim Raisi in a helicopter accident. In a heartfelt message on his X handle, PM Modi conveyed India's solidarity with Iran during this hour of sorrow.

Prime Minister Modi's message read, "Deeply saddened and shocked by the tragic demise of Dr. Seyed Ibrahim Raisi, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran. His contribution to strengthening India-Iran bilateral relations will always be remembered. My heartfelt condolences to his family and the people of Iran. India stands with Iran in this hour of grief."

Foreign Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar also expressed his condolences on the loss of both Iran's President and Foreign Minister H. Amir-Abdullahian. In his message on the X handle, Dr. Jaishankar stated, "Deeply shocked to hear the news of the demise of Iranian President Dr. Ebrahim Raisi and Foreign Minister H. Amir-Abdullahian in a helicopter crash. I have many memories with him. Our condolences to both their families. We stand with the people of Iran during this tragedy."

India's leadership has conveyed strong support to the people of Iran as they navigate through this devastating loss.