Ariana Grande has tweeted regarding the attack that happened during her concert on Tuesday in Manchester. Taking to micro-blogging website, the pop star said she had no words about what happened. Ariana apologised to everyone and said she was broken. Ariana was performing in a stadium in the English city where the blast took place killing 19 and injuring 59, suggest media reports. Ariana Grande has also cancelled the remainder of Dangerous Woman Tour after the attack in Manchester.
The explosion happened around 10:35 p.m. (local time) following a pop concert by the US singer Ariana Grande, the BBC reported. The blast happened after the concert. Around 20,000 people were in attendance to see the pop star perform.
Some of the concert-goers uploaded videos to the social networks showing people fleeing the area and screaming after the blasts. Train service was suspended at Manchester’s Victoria Station, which is next door to the stadium, and all transport lines were reportedly cut by the authorities after the incident. The area has been evacuated while authorities investigate the blasts. Emergency services and numerous ambulances were dispatched to the stadium area.
Britain Prime Minister Theresa May condemned the attack. The horrific attack is being touted as the deadliest one that took place in the country in recent times.
Here is Ariana’s tweet regarding the matter:
from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don’t have words.
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) May 23, 2017
As soon as Ariana posted the tweet, her fans consoled her saying she was not to be blamed. “I can’t imagine being in your situation. You don’t need to apologize,” read one tweet. While another Twitter user posted, “You don’t need to have any words right now ariana I can’t imagine how you are feeling and I am so sorry to anyone that is effected by this.”
— Austin Braun (@AustinOnSocial) May 23, 2017
@ArianaGrande I can’t imagine being in your situation. You don’t need to apologize.
— gabrielle (@gabby_frost) May 23, 2017
— Diego De Obaldía (@deobaldia) May 23, 2017
— Perez (@ThePerezHilton) May 23, 2017
Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra too, who is currently waiting for the release of her Hollywood debut Baywatch, tweeted about the incident and expressed her grief. She sent prayers to the affected and questioned what the world had come to.
My thoughts and prayers are with @ArianaGrande and everyone who was hurt at the concert in Manchester.. what is happening to the world..
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) May 23, 2017