DUBAI: King Salman has sent a cable of condolences to the King of Bahrain, Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa on the death of Sheikha Hala Bint Daij Al-Khalifa.
King Salman said: “We have learned the news of the death of Sheikha Hala bint Daij Al-Khalifa - may God have mercy on her - and as we send your majesty and the family of the deceased with deep and sincere condolences.”
The state-run Bahrain News Agency announced Sheikha Hala’s death early Sunday morning.
Sheikha Hala was married to Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa. The couple had four children.