Bangladesh’s Foreign Minister Dr A. K. Abdul Momen paid his tribute to India’s former President Pranab Mukherjee who passed away on August 31st Momen described Mukherjee, as “a true friend of Bangladesh”, saying that the entire nation will remain indebted to him.

Mukherjee, who passed away at Army Hospital in New Delhi, was hospitalised on August 10 to take a treatment and for a surgery of brain clot removal and had tested positive for COVID-19. He passed away at the age of 84 and was in a coma post brain surgery.