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Modi condemns deadly truck attack in France

Friday, Jul 15, 2016,11:33 IST By Metrovaartha A A A

New Delhi | Prime Minister Narendra Modi today strongly condemned the deadly truck attack in France terming it as a mindless act of violence. He said India shares the pain and stands firmly with France in this hour of immense sadness. Appalled by the horrific attack in Nice.

I strongly condemn such mindless acts of violence. My thoughts are with the families of deceased, Modi tweeted. I hope the injured recover soon. India shares the pain & stands firmly with our French sisters & brothers in this hour of immense sadness, he added.

At least 80 people were killed when a truck ploughed into a crowd in the French resort of Nice in a a terrorist attack on revellers watching a Bastille Day fireworks display.