New Delhi: There is no report of any Indian casualty in the Barcelona terror attack; External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said who is in constant touch with Indian embassy in Spain. Swaraj also retweeted emergency numbers in Barcelona given by the Indian Embassy.
“I am in constant touch with Indian Embassy in Spain @IndiainSpain. As of now, there is no report of an Indian casualty,” she tweeted.
At least 13 persons was killed and over 50 others were injured when a man ploughed a van into a group of people in Barcelona in what police called a “terrorist attack.” Police said they had arrested a man linked to the attack in the heart of the city, but did not identify him or describe his role. A second man was arrested later in the evening, reported the local media. Earlier police were searching for the van’s driver who, according to local media, fled the scene on foot.