Royal messages of condolence sent to countries of victims killed in Ratchaprasong bomb blast


BANGKOK, 22 August 2015 – Their Majesties the King and Queen of Thailnd have sent messages of condolence to heads of state and leaders of the countries whose nationals lost their lives in the Ratchaprasong bomb blast on the 17th of August 2015. 

The royal condolence letters were sent to Malaysia, China, Indonesia and Singapore. In the condolence message to His Majesty the Yang di-Pertuan Agong of Malaysia, His Majesty the King said he and Her Majesty the Queen had learnt with profound sorrow of the bombing incident at the Ratchaprasong Intersection in Bangkok which has caused loss of many lives and injuries including Malaysian citizens. His Majesty expressed heartfelt condolences to the Yang di-Pertuan Agong and the bereaved families of those killed in the incident for their irreparable loss.

In the royal messages sent to the presidents of the People’s Republic of China, the Republic of Indonesia and the Republic of Singapore, Their Majesties the King and Queen also expressed their deep sorrow to the three leaders and the bereaved families of the victims killed in the explosion.