KATHMANDU, Aug. 18: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has expressed grief over the demise of former Secretary General of UN Kofi Annan. Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan died peacefully on Saturday in Switzerland, the international media reported. The ex-UN chief was 80.
In a tweet today, PM Oli has also wished for the eternal peace to the deported soul. "I am deeply saddened to learn that former Secretary General of UN Kofi Annan has passed away today in Switzerland. May the departed soul rest in eternal peace,” the PM tweeted in the official Twitter account of the Office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers.