Prime Minister Narendra Modi this morning stated he was “shocked and saddened” by a large explosion in Beirut, Lebanon, final evening that killed a minimum of 73 folks and wounded hundreds.
“Shocked and saddened by the large explosion in Beirut city leading to loss of life and property. Our thoughts and prayers are with the bereaved families and the injured: PM @narendramodi,” his workplace quoted him as saying in a tweet.
Shocked and saddened by the big explosion in Beirut metropolis resulting in lack of life and property. Our ideas and prayers are with the bereaved households and the injured: PM @narendramodi
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) August 5, 2020