PM Modi strongly condemns terrorist attack in Kabul

| Updated: Jul 25, 2017 01:38 IST

New Delhi [India], July 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday condemned the terrorist attack in Kabul. Prime Minister Modi took to twitter and said, "Strongly condemn the terrorist attack in Kabul. My heart goes out to the victims' families." <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Strongly condemn the terrorist attack in Kabul. My heart goes out to the victim&#39;s families: PM <a href="https://twitter.com/narendramodi">@narendramodi</a></p>&mdash; PMO India (@PMOIndia) <a href="https://twitter.com/PMOIndia/status/889433545126453248">July 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> Further giving support to the people and government of Afghanistan, Prime Minister Modi tweeted again, "We stand in solidarity with people and government of Afghanistan in their fight against terrorism." <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">We stand in solidarity with people and government of Afghanistan in their fight against terrorism: PM <a href="https://twitter.com/narendramodi">@narendramodi</a></p>&mdash; PMO India (@PMOIndia) <a href="https://twitter.com/PMOIndia/status/889433608171028480">July 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> Earlier in the day, 36 people were killed and 42 others were wounded after a car bomb struck a bus carrying government employees in western Kabul. The blast occurred after a suicide attacker detonated a car bomb in Kabul's Gulaee Dawa Khana near the house of Mohammad Mohaqiq, the second deputy of Afghanistan Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah. The suicide car bomber targeted a bus carrying employees of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum, reports the Tolo News. According to reports, three vehicles and 15 shops were also damaged in the attack. Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack. (ANI)
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