Gadkari expresses solidarity with quake victims



New Delhi: BJP President Nitin Gadkari onm Monday asked BJP workers in the earthquake-affected areas to extend every possible assistance in relief and rehabilitation operations.

In a statement, Gadkari conveyed his heartfelt sympathies to the families of those killed and injured in the earthquake in Sikkim, Assam, Nepal, Bihar and other areas.

"I appeal to the BJP workers in the earthquake affected regions to extend every possible assistance in relief and rehabilitation operations," he said.

An earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale with its epicentre in Sikkim occured last evening. At least 40 people have been reported killed in the tremblor.

PTI