His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam has consented to send a message of condolences to His Excellency Dato Laila Utama Joko Widodo, President of the Republic of Indonesia, following the recent earthquake and tsunami in Central Sulawesi.

In the message, His Majesty expressed his sadness to learn about the tragedy. His Majesty, the Government and the people of Brunei Darussalam send their deepest sympathy and condolences to His Excellency, the Government and the people of the Republic of Indonesia especially during the time the Republic of Indonesia is still recovering from the Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara earthquake in August this year. In ending the message, His Majesty prays may Allah Subhanahu Wata'ala, will always protect the Republic of Indonesia and hopes that the affected families would be strong and patient in facing the tragedy.

Source: Radio Television Brunei