Russia University Shooting: The statement of the Embassy of India has come on the incident of shooting at a university in Perm city of Russia. The Embassy of India in Russia said in a statement that it was shocked by the horrific attack on Perm State University in Russia. We express our deepest condolences on the loss of lives and wish the injured a speedy recovery. The embassy is in touch with local authorities, representatives of Indian students. All Indian students are safe.
Let us tell that a person opened indiscriminate firing in the university in which eight people were killed and 14 others were injured. According to the Perm State University Press Service, the unidentified criminal used a non-lethal gun. University students and staff locked themselves in rooms, and the university urged those who were in a position to leave the campus.
Shocked at horrific attack at Perm State University in Russia; our deep condolences for loss of life & best wishes for early recovery of those injured. Embassy in touch with local authorities, representatives of Indian students. All Indian students safe: Indian Embassy in Russia
— ANI (@ANI) September 20, 2021
Russia’s Interior Ministry said the gunman was later taken into custody. Later it came to know that he had been killed. After the incident, the investigation committee has started the investigation of the murder. The state-run Tass news agency, citing an unnamed legal source, said some students jumped out of the windows of a building. According to the regional health ministry, the injured received injuries in the firing and trying to escape from the building.
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