The President of the Republic of Srpska Željka Cvijanović extended a telegram of condolence to Erić family, friends and numerous admirers on the occasion of the death of novelist and poet Dobrica Erić.
“With sadness and regret, I have received a sad news on the death of Dobrica Erić.
With his rich creativity, the Serb writer, well-known child poet, prose and drama writer Dobrica Erić left a deep and indelible mark in the Serbian literature.
As one of the most prominent personalities of the literary scene, he possessed an extraordinary literary thought, characteristic of the primal poets.
We shall particularly remember Dobrica Erić by his songs for the youngest, which were read by many generations.
On behalf of the citizens of the Republic of Srpska and on my own behalf, I extend the expressions of deepest sympathy to you”, reads the telegram of the President Cvijanović.