PUTRAJAYA – No Malaysians were affected by the bomb explosions in Jakarta today, said Wisma Putra.
“The Embassy of Malaysia in Jakarta is monitoring the situation closely,” it said in a statement.
Wisma Putra advised Malaysian citizens residing in and travelling to Jakarta to be extra vigilant and adhere to any instruction issued by the local authorities.
According to media reports, at least six people were killed and several others injured in several blasts in the vicinity of the Sarinah shopping mall in Jakarta.
“The Government of Malaysia wishes to convey its deepest sympathies and condolences to the â€ŽGovernment and the people of the Republic of Indonesia on the tragic incident,” Wisma Putra said.
The Malaysian Embassy in Jakarta can be contacted at 0062 21 5224 947. – BERNAMA