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New Delhi (PTI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday expressed deep sorrow at the loss of lives in the powerful earthquake and offered India's assistance to China to meet the situation.
India stands ready to offer any assistance that may be needed at this difficult time," Singh said in a letter to his Chinese counterpart Wen Jiabao.
Noting that people of India share the grief of their brethern in China, Singh expressed confidence that the resilient people of China would overcome this grievous loss.
Reports said the death toll from the earthquake that struck Sichun province on Monday in China reached over 12,000 today.
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