India introduced at some point of state mourning on Saturday following the demise of UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
In line with a communication issued by the Union House Ministry to all states and union territories on Friday, as a mark of respect to the departed dignitary, the Authorities of India has determined that there will probably be at some point’s state mourning on Might 14 throughout the nation.
On the day of mourning, the nationwide flag will probably be flown at half-mast on all buildings the place it’s flown often and there will probably be no official leisure, the communication stated.
Sheikh Khalifa, ailing for a very long time, died on Friday. He was 73. He was the eldest son of the UAE’s founder President Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
He served because the President of the UAE and ruler of Abu Dhabi from November 3, 2004. He was elected to succeed his father who served because the UAE’s first president from 1971 till he handed away on November 2, 2004.
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