Political leaders condemn Gurdaspur terror attack

Political leaders took to Twitter on Monday to condemn the Gurdaspur terror attack and express their condolences to the families of the victims.

Updated: Jul 27, 2015, 16:11 PM IST

New Delhi: Political leaders took to Twitter on Monday to condemn the Gurdaspur terror attack and express their condolences to the families of the victims.

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh took to Twitter and said that he had spoken to DG BSF Shri DK Pathak and has stepped up vigil along the India-Pakistan border.

He also added that MHA is monitoring the situation in Gurdaspur and Punjab and is confident that “the situation will be soon brought in control ”.

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi also condemned the terror attack and said that his prayers are with the families of the victims.

Former Minister of State for Home Affairs, RPN Singh said that he is “saddened” by the loss of life in Gurdaspur attack.

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah said that the Punjab terror attack has similarities with those in border belt of Jammu.

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal also took to Twitter to condemn the attack and tweeted, “We strongly condemn cowardly attack on innocent ppl in Punjab. We are with the people of Punjab and hope that culprits wud soon be nabbed.”