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Updated: March 14, 2011 22:46 IST

Moment of immense tragedy for Japan: Manmohan

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TV grab shows Prime Minister Manmohan Singh speaking in the Lok Sabha on Monday. Photo: PTI
TV grab shows Prime Minister Manmohan Singh speaking in the Lok Sabha on Monday. Photo: PTI

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday expressed heart-felt condolences to Japan and said India stands in full solidarity with that counrty.

“This is a moment of immense and grave tragedy for Japan,” Dr. Singh said, adding he had conveyed to his counterpart that India stands in full solidarity with the people of that country.

“I am confident that this House will join me in reiterating the heartfelt condolences of people of India to the friendly people of Japan and extending our prayers and thoughts to them during this most horrific disaster,” he said in Parliament.

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