19 dead, 50 injured in terrorist explosions during Ariana Grande Manchester concert

Police has confirmed death of at least 19 people at Ariana Grande's concert in Manchester Arena, as the singer was performing for her Dangerous Woman Tour on Monday night

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The Manchester Police confirmed in their statement that at least 19 people have died and 50 have been injured, “This is currently being treated as a terrorist incident until police know otherwise," the statement said.

The singer is apparently 'ok' after the incident as confirmed by her representative.

At approximately 11 PM local time, Manchester Police shared the news of the explosions while several people shared video footage of the incident on Twitter stating they first heard 'loud bangs' from a part of the Arena followed by a rampage of people attempting to evacuate the place.

More updates to follow as police investigate the incident further.

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