Narmada (Gujarat) [India]: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday condoled the deaths in the bridge collapse incident in Gujarat’s Morbi city and also mentioned that rescue ops were underway as well as there would be no laxity in rescue and also alleviation efforts.
The Head of state was attending to an event on the event of the 147th birth wedding anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in Gujarat’s Ekta Nagar in Kevadia. “I express my acknowledgements to the family members of those who shed their lives in the accident. In this hr of grief, the government is with the bereaved family members in every fashion. The Gujarat Government has actually been performing alleviation and also rescue operations because yesterday. Centre too is expanding all assistance to the State Government,” PM Modi claimed
“I am in Ekta Nagar yet my mind is with the sufferers of Morbi. Hardly ever in my life, would certainly I have actually experienced such pain. On one hand, there is a pain-riddled heart and on the other hand, there is the course to duty,” the head of state stated.
The prime minister claimed that Gujarat chief minister Bhupendra Patel had actually gotten to Morbi last evening and has actually been holding the command of search and also rescue ops since yesterday.
“The State Federal government has actually comprised a committee to explore this occurrence. I guarantee individuals of the country that there will be no laxity in rescue and also alleviation procedures,” PM Modi said.
The suspension bridge over the Machchhu River in the Morbi district had actually collapsed and at least 130 fatalities have actually been reported until now. Visuals revealed individuals coming under the river below.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi additionally paid floral homage to Sardar Patel at the Sculpture of Unity on Rashtriya Ekta Diwas.
Prime Minister Modi additionally experienced the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas Parade that included sections of the Boundary Security Force (BSF) and also 5 State Police Forces, one each from North Area (Haryana), Western Zone (Madhya Pradesh), Southern Area (Telangana), Eastern Zone (Odisha) and also North Eastern Area (Tripura). Besides the sections, 6 Cops Sports Medal winners of the Republic Games 2022 likewise joined the Ceremony.
Later Monday, PM will connect with Police officer Trainees coming from numerous Civil Providers undergoing the Structure Training course at Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Management.
Since 2014, October 31, the birthday celebration of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel is celebrated as National Unity Day to commemorate his initiatives and payments in persuading several handsome states to line up with the Indian Union.