• search
For Mumbai Updates
Allow Notification  

Kerala Temple fire: Prince William expresses grief


Mumbai, Apr 11: Duke of Cambridge Prince William on Sunday expressed grief over the fire mishap at a temple in Kerala's Kollam district, in which over a hundred people were killed.

"Before I begin, Catherine (Kate) and I would like to offer our condolences to all those affected by the terrible fire at the temple in Kollam. I know all of you in this room will join us in the sentiments," William said at the Bollywood gala night at the iconic Taj Palace Hotel here.

Also read: Puttingal temple fire in Kollam: Here are the Emergency Numbers

Temple fire: William expresses grief

William, along with his wife Kate Middleton attended a glittering reception alongside some of the biggest names in business and Bollywood.

In one of the worst tragedies to hit Kerala, at least 106 people were killed and 383 injured in a devastating fire that engulfed the 100-year-old Puttingal Devi Temple complex near here during an unauthorised display of fireworks early on Sunday.


For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more