New Delhi: India on Wednesday strongly condemned the terrorist attacks in Israel and conveyed condolences to the families of the victims. This is the third attack in the country within a week.
Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Arindam Bagchi in a tweet said: “We strongly condemn the terrorist attacks in Israel. Our condolences to the families of the victims.”
In the latest incident, five people were shot dead on the outskirts of Tel Aviv in the third deadly attack of its kind within a week.
The attack took place in Bnei Brak, one of the country’s most populous ultra-Orthodox Jewish areas.
The gunman was shot dead by police.
Israel security forces were on high alert after attacks by Israeli Arabs killed six people last Tuesday and Sunday.
Residents in Bnei Brak and the neighbouring town of Ramat Gan reported that a man had driven around and opened fire at passers-by on Tuesday.
India Blooms News Service