The 23 old star, Ariana Grande, who is on a world tour was performing at Manchester Arena on Monday night when a sudden blast took place which left 19 dead and over 50 injured. According to the spokesperson, the singer was ‘Okay’.
The audience was leaving the venue at 10:35 pm when the blast took place. According to the sources, a concert-goer told- “We were making our way out and when we were right by the door there was a massive explosion and everybody was screaming. It was a huge explosion – you could feel it in your chest. It was chaotic. Everybody was running and screaming and just trying to get out”
This is what Ariana Grande and other singers tweeted-
from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don't have words.
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) May 23, 2017
Praying for everyone at @ArianaGrande's show
— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) May 22, 2017
Bollywood celebrities also tweeted to condemn the attack-
People of #Manchester, stay strong. Cowards strike again, attacking teenagers this time. Prayers and condolences to the families ❤️???
— TheRichaChadha (@RichaChadha) May 23, 2017
Just woke up to news about the #Manchester attack. Absolutely heart breaking. This is an attack on humanity
— Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) May 23, 2017
Deeply saddened to hear about the Manchester attack . This brutality & hatred is so so horrid & frustrating.Prayers are with the victims??
— Anushka Sharma (@AnushkaSharma) May 23, 2017
So upset!!How can this happen every few months?? Feel soo helpless! Prayers for the victims and their families! #manchesterterrorattack
— Alia Bhatt (@aliaa08) May 23, 2017
My thoughts and prayers are with @ArianaGrande and everyone who was hurt at the concert in Manchester.. what is happening to the world..
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) May 23, 2017
Extremely sad to start days when innocent lives are lost. Prayers for the deceased & strength to the families of the Manchester victims.
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) May 23, 2017
This is what PM Narendra Modi and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau tweeted-
Pained by the attack in Manchester. We strongly condemn it. Our thoughts are with the families of the deceased & prayers with the injured.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 23, 2017
Canadians are shocked by the news of the horrific attack in Manchester tonight. Please keep the victims & their families in your thoughts.
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) May 23, 2017
According to the sources, British Police suspects the blast to be a terrorist incident. We really hope that the families of those deceased and injured stay strong!