THE Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Sunday said the Singapore Consulate in New York is in contact with local authorities, who are still investigating the blast in New York.
"As of now, there are no reports of Singaporeans injured or directly affected by the incident. Singaporeans in New York City are advised to exercise vigilance, monitor the local news and heed the instructions of the local authorities. They are advised to stay in touch with their family and friends so that they know you are safe," MFA said.
It added that Singapore wishes those injured in the explosion in New York City a speedy recovery.
Singaporeans in New York who require consular assistance may contact the Singapore Consulate in New York or the 24-hour MFA Duty Office.