TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2011 /CNW/ - Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty today
made the following statement regarding the earthquake in India and
"Ontarians were saddened to learn of a devastating earthquake in India
and Nepal today.
We offer our deepest sympathies to the families of those who have lost
their lives. Our thoughts and prayers are with all those who have been
injured and had their homes and businesses destroyed.
So many Ontarians are feeling this terrible tragedy deeply because they
have close friends and family in the affected area. The next several
days will be an anxious time and we offer our support and best wishes
as they seek news of their loved ones.
As rescue workers search for survivors, and as communities rebuild in
the weeks and months ahead, Ontarians will offer whatever assistance we
can to relief agencies as we show our support to our friends in India
during this time of great need."
SOURCE Ontario Liberal Party
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