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#KamiTidakTakut : Indonesia stands united, says we are not afraid

India TV News Desk 14 Jan 2016, 14:01:21 IST
India TV News Desk

Jakarta: After a series of explosions rocked Jakarta leaving seven people dead and dozens injured, social media users have expressed their  solidarity with Indonesians in their time of grief.

The condolences are pouring in from different part of the world on micro blogging site Twitter and Instagram.

Rather than be cowed, as the area affected went into lockdown, locals and supporters from around the world used social media to tell the perpetrators their attempts to sow fear would not be successful.

While, in Indonesia, #KamiTidakTakut (We are not afraid) is  trending , in many parts of the world #prayforjakarta and #prayforindonesia. made it into the top trends.

Indonesians are sharing a message of defiance on social media

Condemned as an "act of terror" by Indonesian President Joko Widodo, the violence in the capital city's central shopping and business district has reportedly left at least seven dead.

Rather than be cowed, as the area affected went into lockdown, locals and supporters from around the world used social media to tell the perpetrators their attempts to sow fear would not be successful.