Statement by the Press Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, on the monsoon damage in northern India and north-eastern Pakistan
September 7, 2014
- 1. I am deeply saddened by the flooding and landslide caused by the torrential rain which left many casualties in northern India and north-eastern Pakistan. I would like to express my heartfelt condolences to those affected by the disaster.
- 2. Upon the request from the governments of India and Pakistan, the Government of Japan stands ready to offer necessary assistance to the afflicted people as quickly as possible.