Bollywood actress Genelia D’Souza, who is shooting for an advertisement in Bangkok, expressed her grief over the lives lost due to the powerful bomb blast in the Thai capital. The “Force” star, 28, took to the micro-blogging site Twitter to share she is safe as she was shooting adjacent to the area of the explosion. Also Read - Thailand MP Caught Watching Porn on Phone During Budget Reading, Comes Up With Bizarre Excuse | Read

“Bomb set off just opp the mall we are currently in – can hear the sirens blazing all over- we are safe but feel terrible for the lives lost,” Genelia posted on twitter. She later posted a tweet regarding her safety to all the concerned fans and followers. She wrote, “Good morning..Thank you all for the concern.. Just to inform you we are safe.. #Thankgod4smallmercies” Also Read - Genelia D'Souza Deshmukh Tests COVID-19 Negative After Testing Positive 3 Weeks Back, Says 'It Was Challenging'

A powerful bomb exploded outside a Hindu temple in Bangkok, killing at least 27 people, in a bomb explosion on Monday close to Hindu Erawan Shrine in the centre of the Thai capital, police said. The temple, which is dedicated to Lord Brahma, is located on a main road through Bangkok’s commercial hub and is surrounded by three major shopping malls.

At least 27 people were killed and 78 others wounded — mostly foreigners. Most of those injured in the explosion were said to be predominantly Asian tourists, with the majority taken to Police General Hospital and Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital. No one has claimed responsibility for the attack. (Inputs from IANS and PTI).