Vienna terror attacks: Austrian embassy in New Delhi to remain closed till Nov 11

Austrian Embassy in New Delhi

New Delhi (NVI): Following the terror attack in Vienna that left several dead or injured, the Austrian embassy in New Delhi today said that it will remain closed for the public till November 11 as a precautionary measure.

“As a precautionary measure the Austrian Embassy New Delhi will remain closed to the public until 11th November 2020. We ask for your understanding,” read a statement on the Austrian Embassy’s website.

At least three people were killed in the dastardly attacks that shook Vienna last evening One more person succumbed to the injuries, taking the casualties to four. While one attacker was shot dead, a manhunt was launched to nab the other attacker. At least 15 people were injured in the attack that has been condemned by world leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Meanwhile, the Indian embassy in Austria has also issued a caution for the Indian community. The Indian Embassy in Austria assured that they were in touch with authorities for the safety of the Indian community in Vienna.

“The Embassy would like to assure the Indian community in Vienna that we are in touch with authorities for your safety. All are advised to exercise caution since terrorists may still be at large,” the Indian Embassy in Vienna tweeted.

-ARK