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).
â€œPolice were called to reports of an explosion at Manchester Arena. So far 19 people have been confirmed dead with around 50 others injured,â€ Greater Manchester Police said in a statement.
â€œThis is currently being treated as a terrorist incident until police know otherwise,â€ the statement said.
Eyewitnesses reported hearing a loud â€œbangâ€ 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