The Court of His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mu'alla, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Umm Al Quwain mourned the death of Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Mu'alla who died at dawn on Wednesday.
The Court expressed its profound sorrow and solace to Sheikh Saud and the bereaved family of the deceased.
It declared the official mourning, during which the flags will be flown at half mast for seven days in the emirate of Umm Al Quwain with effect from today.
Sheikh Saud will perform funeral prayer at Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Umm Al Quwain, after Al Dhor prayer on Thursday, on the body of Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Mua'alla.
The UAQ Ruler will receive the condolences at his Palace from Thursday afternoon for three days.