Germany condemns Delhi blast, expresses solidarity
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Last Updated: Thursday, September 08, 2011, 19:19
New Delhi: German Ambassador Thomas Matussek on Thursday condemned the blast outside the Delhi High Court and said that his country stand by India at this moment of tragedy.

"Our heart goes out for the victims and their family members. Germany stands with India," Mastussek told agency on the sidelines of a charity event here.

"The venom of terrorism has to be fought at every level, but not through hatred," he said.

The Ambassador was at Nizamuddin 'basti' to inaugurate the Hope Project Charitable Trust's renovated vocational skills development centre.

Matussek handed over a donation of Rs 2.5 lakh for the vocational training centre.

German Embassy is now planning to take "The Hope Project" to other parts of India. "We are planing to support a health centre in Pattan, Kashmir", he said.

"We will provide medical equipment and infrastructure to health care centre in Pattan. This will be hopefully realised by the end of this year", project co-ordinator Anja Maria Bugs said.

"The Hope Project" gets regular grants and sustained support from the German Embassy to carry out social work.


First Published: Thursday, September 08, 2011, 19:19

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