The Secretary General and the President of the General Assembly of the Interparliamentary Assembly on Orthodoxy (I.A.O.) sent letters of condolences to the Chief Minister of Kerala Mr. Pinarayi Vijayan, the Speaker of the Kerala Legislative Assembly Mr. P.Sreeramakrishnan and His Holiness Catholicos Marthoma Baselios Paulose II, Primate of the Malankara Orthodox Church.
« It is with great grief and sorrow that the Interparliamentary Assembly on Orthodoxy (I.A.O.) was informed of the disasters in your region resulting to a great number of fatalities. We are standing by your side.
Please accept our warmest condolences extended to the families of the victims and the hope that your creative people will soon overcome the problems that hurt them.»