French police today said that, at least three people have died in the attack in which a woman’s head has been beheaded The attack took place near the famous Notre Dame Church in France. Some people have also been injured in the attack.
Nees Mayor Christian Astrosy told reporters that the suspected attacker was repeatedly shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ (Allah is great). The attacker has been arrested.
The mayor said that the way this attack took place, it indicated its ‘terrorist attack’.
France’s National Anti-Terrorism Team has started investigating the case. Nice is a major city in southern France located on the Mediterranean coast.
Teacher was beheaded a few days ago
The local administration of Nice has appealed to the people to refrain from visiting the area of French Riviera City.
French Home Minister Gerald Darmanan has said that he is calling an emergency meeting in Paris.
After the attack, a minute of silence was observed in the Parliament of France to mourn.
French Prime Minister Jean Castex appealed to the people to maintain unity and restraint. He said, “There is no doubt that this is a serious challenge that is standing in front of our country.”
In recent years, the city of Nice in France has been a victim of dangerous attacks. In 2016, a Tunisian driver crushed people with a truck. 86 people died in this incident.
Just a few days earlier, a teacher was beheaded by an attacker in the French capital, Paris. The next morning a priest’s throat was cut off during mass prayer in the church.
India has supported the French and French President in this whole matter. The Indian Ministry of External Affairs released a statement on Wednesday.
“We condemn unacceptable personal attacks against President Emanuel Macron in violation of the most basic standards of international debate. We also condemn French teacher’s life in a horrificly brutal terrorist attack,” the statement said. We also condemn the taking. ”
“We express our condolences to his family and the people of France.” There is no justification for supporting terrorism for any reason or under any circumstances. “