Abu Dhabi, Jan 17: Two Indian nationals are among the three people killed in the explosions in Abu Dhabi on Monday, India’s envoy to the UAE, Sunjay Sudhir.
The two Indians and one Pakistani national were killed and at least six persons were injured as three petroleum tanker trucks blew up after catching fire.
The explanations took place near a major oil storage facility in the Mussafah area of the capital of UAE.
“Two Indian nationals are dead in the explosions and we are trying to ascertain their identities,” envoy Sunjay Sudhir told to media.
As per media reports, Houthi rebels have claimed responsibility for the attack that was suspected to have been carried out by drones.