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Manchester attack: PM Modi, Theresa May condemn bomb blast at Ariana Grande concert

A suspected suicide bomb blast at Ariana Grande Music concert at Manchester killed at least 19 people and injured over 50 others on Monday night (Tuesday IST). “Police were called to reports of an explosion at Manchester Arena. So far 19 people have been confirmed dead with around 50 others injured,” Greater Manchester Police said in a statement. “This is currently being treated as a terrorist incident until police know otherwise,” the statement said. Eyewitnesses reported hearing a loud “bang” from inside the venue, which was playing host to a concert by American pop star Ariana Grande. Video footage from the scene showed bloodied victims being helped by emergency services.

Updated : 23 May 2017, 10:04 AM