France assures India of its solidarity following train crash

Train crash in India – Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development Spokesperson

Paris, 20 November 2016

We were extremely saddened to learn of the crash in Kanpur on 20 November involving a train travelling from Indore to Patna which, according to the latest reports, left around 100 people dead.

France extends its condolences to the families of the victims of this tragedy and wishes the injured a speedy recovery.

It assures India of its solidarity in this terrible ordeal./.

Published on 22/11/2016

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