Terror strikes Belgium: Singer Abhijeet's family stranded at Brussels airport
Bollywood singer Abhijeet's wife and son are stranded at Brussels airport following two deadly explosions at the Zaventem airport and another at the Maalbeek metro station that left several dead on Tuesday.
Abhijeet. File pic
Abhijeet tweeted that his wife and son are being evacuated to a safe zone at the airport.
Yes I m constantly in touch.. Thanks for all your great efforts https://t.co/kaICYWIxYp— abhijeet (@abhijeetsinger) March 22, 2016
In what looked like coordinated terror strikes, a suicide bomber was apparently involved in the airport carnage where two quick explosions left a part of the departure hall looking like a war zone.
The attacks come four days after the arrest of the Paris terror attack suspect Salah Abdeslam in the Belgian capital. (Read more)
France is seeking Abdeslam's extradition so he can stand trial for his alleged role in the November 13 rampage of gunfire and suicide bombings which killed 130 people in Paris.