Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled the loss of life in the cloudburst near the Amarnath holy cave shrine in Jammu & Kashmir on Friday.
“Anguished by the cloud burst near Shree Amarnath cave. Condolences to the bereaved families. Spoke to Manoj Sinha ji and took stock of the situation. Rescue and relief operations are underway. All possible assistance is being provided to the affected,” Modi said in a Twitter post.
After a cloudburst incident was reported near the Amarnath cave which reportedly claimed 10 lives till now, Union Home Minister Amit Shah took note of the situation and said saving the lives of people was a priority.