Prime Minister Modi visits site of Gujarat bridge collapse where 135 people died | Video


Prime Minister Narendra Modi, along with Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel, on Tuesday visited the site of the bridge collapse at Morbi in Gujarat where 135 people died after the suspension bridge broke, plunging dozens into the Machchhu River. Prime Minister Modi’s visit came as the search and rescue operation is underway in the Machchhu River.

At least 135 people, including children, were killed and more than 100 injured when a suspension bridge collapsed, plunging people into the Machchhu River on Sunday. The injured receive treatment for their injuries sustained after the cable suspension bridge collapsed in the town of Morbi.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday chaired a high-level meeting at Raj Bhavan, Gandhinagar, to review the situation in Morbi.

The Prime Minister was informed of the rescue and relief operations underway since the unfortunate misadventure that occurred in Morbi. All aspects related to the tragedy have been addressed. The Prime Minister insisted on ensuring that those affected receive all the help possible, according to a statement from the Prime Minister’s Office.

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