Our prayers with crashed Malaysian plane victims: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said his thoughts and prayers were with the families of those who lost their lives in the Malaysian Airlines flight that crashed in Ukraine Thursday.

IANS| Last Updated: Jul 18, 2014, 12:46 PM IST

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said his thoughts and prayers were with the families of those who lost their lives in the Malaysian Airlines flight that crashed in Ukraine Thursday.

"Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of those who lost their lives on board Flight MH17. We stand with them in this hour of grief," Modi said in a tweet.

A Malaysian Airlines flight crashed Thursday in Ukraine near the Russian border, with all the 298 passengers and crew members on board feared killed.