A Keralite girl working in Israel was killed allegedly in a Palestinian rocket strike on Tuesday, her members of the family mentioned right here. They mentioned the rocket fell on the residence of 31-year previous Soumya within the metropolis of Ashkelon whereas she was speaking to her husband Santhosh, who’s in Kerala, over video name within the night.
“My brother heard an enormous sound through the video name. Instantly the telephone obtained disconnected. Then we instantly contacted fellow Malayalees working there. Thus we got here to know in regards to the incident,” Santhosh’s brother Saji mentioned.
Soumya, hailing from Keerithodu in Idukki district, had been working as a housemaid in Israel for the final seven years, her relations mentioned. There isn’t any official affirmation in regards to the incident thus far.
Minister of States for Exterior Affairs V Muraleedharan spoked to the household and expressed grief over Soumya’s loss of life within the incident. “Spoke with the household of Ms Soumya Santhosh to convey my deep condolences at her tragic demise through the rocket assaults from Gaza at this time. Assured all potential help. Now we have condemned these assaults and the violence in Jerusalem, and urged restraint by each side,” he tweeted.
Spoke with the household of Ms Soumya Santhosh to convey my deep condolences at her tragic demise through the rocket assaults from Gaza at this time. Assured all potential help.Now we have condemned these assaults and the violence in Jerusalem, and urged restraint by each side.
— V. Muraleedharan (@MOS_MEA) May 11, 2021
Newly-elected MLA and Nationalist Congress Kerala chief Mani C Kappan condemned the incident. In a Fb publish, Kappan, who’s representing Pala seat within the Kerala Meeting, mentioned hundreds of Keralites working in Israel had been dwelling in worry.
He additionally sought intervention of the Central and state governments within the challenge.
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