Deepest Condolences and Tribute to Late Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

Jul 8, 2022

Keio University India Japan Laboratory expresses our deepest condolences to the sad and untimely demice of former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who was instrumental in strengthening Japan-India relations.   He was assassinated by the shooting today, July 8, 2022.

Late former Prime Minister Abe just recently resumed the position of the Chairman of the Japan-India Association in May 2022 and was expected to play a major role in future Japan-India relations.

In India, Prime Minister Modi, paying his tribute to former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, has declared that India as a nation will mourn his demise on July 9, 2022.

May his soul rest in peace.


File Photo: Taken on the occasion of late former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s appointment as Chairman of the Japan-India Association.  IJL Senior Researchers Mr. Yukio Takeyari and Ms. Tomo Kawane made courtesy visit to greet him (Photo Courtey: Ms. Miyuki Ito of Nichiin Partners, 24 May 2022, Tokyo)