PM Modi offers assistance to earthquake-hit Indonesia

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New Delhi, Dec 7: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed grief over loss of lives due to a powerful earthquake off Indonesia's northern Aceh province.

The magnitude 6.5 quake struck just off the north-east coast of Sumatra island, where dozens of buildings have collapsed and many people are feared trapped under rubble.

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The quake's epicentre was 19 kilometres southeast of the town of Sigli in Aceh province.

According to reports, 97 people have been killed.

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