Texas : 23 people, including 18 students and three teachers, were killed in an indiscriminate firing at a school in Texas, USA. The whole of America has been shaken by this massacre. By order of the President, mourning has been announced for the next four days.
On the other hand, US President Joe Biden has addressed the country regarding this incident. Describing this incident as a massacre, in his address, he talked about converting pain into action.
US President Joe Biden says its Time to Act on Texas School Shooting
In his address to the country, US President President Joe Biden said that after becoming President, I never wanted to make such an address. My condolences to all the families whose children have died in this incident. I am tired of seeing all this. I want to appeal to all parents and people that this is the time to do something. We just can’t forget it. It’s time to turn this pain into action.
Need to stand up and do something against the gun lobby
Taking a dig at the gun lobby, he said that the gun market in the country is growing very fast. As a nation, we have to ask, in the name of God, when will we stand against the gun lobby and what do we need to do?
The US President further said that all this has happened with innocent looking children. These children were of third and fourth grade. Many children have seen their friends die. Losing a child is like ripping off a part of your body. The President also spoke to Texas Governor Grain Abbott after the incident.
The attacker who killed 23 people was also killed-
In his address to the nation, the US President referred to the Texas incident as well as the incidents of firing in the US in recent times. He also gave instructions to check such incidents. Let us tell you that in the Texas incident, an 18-year-old assailant entered the school and opened fire.
In which 18 children and three teachers died. The attacker was also killed in retaliation by the police and security personnel.