New Delhi: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed sorrow over loss of 43 innocent lives in a terrorist attack on passenger bus in Karachi, Pakistan.

Modi said he was deeply saddened by the tragic incident. Expressing solidarity with people of Pakistan, he said that India firmly stands with them in this hour of grief.

At least 43 people were killed and more than 10 injured, when suspected terrorists on motorcycles opened fire on a bus near Safoora Chowrangi in Karachi today. All the passengers were from the Ismaili community .