Several killed in explosions at Brussels airport, metro

Brussels: 17 people have reportedly been killed and dozens have been injured in multiple explosions that rocked Brussels' Zaventem airport and metro station on Tuesday.

Two blasts occurred near the American Airlines desk at the departure hall, Sky News reported.

Another explosion was reported near the Brussels Metro Station, which is close to the European Union institutions.

According to reports, the airport has been closed for all flight operations and rail transport to the facility has been suspended.

The country has now been put on terror level 4.

Meanwhile, Jet Airways said that it all staff and guests are safe.

Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson, Vikas Swarup also confirmed that no Indian casualties have been reported so far.

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News24 Bureau