"Our sympathies have been conveyed to the next of kin who our Embassy has been in touch with. We understand that the Irish authorities have initiated two enquiries. We are awaiting the results of the enquiries," he added.
Halappanavar, a dentist, was reportedly denied a potentially lifesaving abortion even while she was having a miscarriage.
The 31-year-old Indian woman died in Ireland from blood poisoning after doctors allegedly refused to perform an abortion stating 'this is a Catholic country'.