US President Joe Biden expressed his condolences on the loss of lives in the Morbi bridge collapse and said he stands with Indians in this difficult hour.
US President Joe Biden expressed his condolences over the Morbi bridge collapse tragedy in Gujarat. (Photo: File/Reuters)
By India Today Web Desk: US President Joe Biden on Monday expressed his condolences over the Morbi bridge collapse incident in Gujarat. The president wrote, “In this difficult hour, we will continue to stand with and support the Indian people.”
Over 130 people were killed, and several were injured after a cable bridge collapsed in the Machchhu river in Gujarat’s Morbi district on Sunday evening. The cable bridge was restarted five days ago after renovation.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Morbi on Tuesday. He is touring the poll-bound state and chaired a meeting on Tuesday to review the situation after the tragedy.