Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit expresses sincere condolences to the family of the infant who was the victim of an unfortunate drowning in Colihaut on Sunday. His statement came while addressing a press conference held at the Ministry of Finance conference room on Monday.
“I know that this is a very devastating loss like no other for his parents and other relatives and I pray for strength and healing for them in this most difficult moment.
Skerrit continued, “May God grant them the comfort that they need and the strength that they need to really deal with this tragic loss.”
He added, “My thoughts and that of my family are with them and I intend to visit the family sometime this week.”
The Prime Minister also sympathized with the family and friends of others who succumbed due to various circumstances over the weekend.
He took a moment to send condolences to the family of former Superintendent of the Methodist Church, Reverend William Watty who passed away on Sunday. Skerrit explained that the late Dr. Watty was a Dominica citizen of great standing who worked as a Methodist Minister in Dominica, the Caribbean, and the United Kingdom.