NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday condemned the attack on Kabul University that led to the killing of 20 people. He extended his prayers for the families of the victims and the injured, adding that India will continue to support Afghanistan’s struggle against terrorism. “I strongly condemn the cowardly terrorist attack at Kabul University today. Our prayers are with the families of the victims and the injured. We will continue to support Afghanistan’s brave struggle against terrorism,” Modi wrote on Twitter.
According to the sources, as many as 20 people were killed and 40 injured in an attack at Kabul University on Monday. According to the sources quoted by Tolo News, at least 20 people were killed and over 40 more were wounded in the Kabul University attack.
Following the incident, Abdullah Abdullah, head of the High Council for National Reconciliation, said in a tweet, “I strongly condemn today’s cowardly terrorist attack on Kabul Uni. Targeting educational institutions is a heinous crime. Students have the right to study in peace and security. I offer my sincere condolences to victims and their families. We will prevail over the forces of darkness.”
Meanwhile, hitting out at Lalu Prasad Yadav-led Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the people of Bihar rejected ‘jungle raj’ and ‘double Yuvraj’ concept as ‘rangbazi and rangdari’ is losing in Bihar while development is winning again.
“Rangbazi and rangdari is losing in Bihar while development (vikas) is winning in the state again. People of Bihar have rejected jungle raj and ‘double Yuvraj’ concept. Those who robbed Bihar in the past, still eyeing Bihar,” said PM Modi addressing an election rally here in Forbesganj in Araria district.
He said that the ‘double engine’ government of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will ensure that the development in Bihar takes place at twice the speed as before.
Addressing the people of Araria here, the Prime Minister highlighted that over 4 lakh toilets were constructed here. “1.5 crore toilets have been made in Bihar, while over 4 lakh have been constructed in Araria. In the last decade, every house in the state of Bihar got electricity and gas connections. Now, from 2021 to 2030, it is time to fulfill more aspirations of the people of Bihar,” he said.