PM Modi 'distressed' to see violence news in US Capitol
New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday morning shared that he is distressed to see the news reports of violence coming from the US Capitol, where a woman has lost her life and many people have been injured during the clash with the police.
He also hoped for peaceful transition from old government to the new government in the US.
"Distressed to see news about rioting and violence in Washington DC. Orderly and peaceful transfer of power must continue. The democratic process cannot be allowed to be subverted through unlawful protests," PM Modi tweeted.
A woman has been shot dead in the US Capitol after thousands of angry supporters of President Donald Trump launched an unprecedented attack and clashed with the police officials on the spot, resulting in several injuries and interruption in official process of Joe Biden taking over the top post.
Soon after the violence was reported, Twitter blocked Donald Trump’s account for around 12 hours and deleted his three recent tweets “for repeated and severe violations of our Civic Integrity policy”. Earlier, he asked his supporters to move towards the US Capitol, later he asked them to abide by the law and go back home after the violent clash.