India foreign minister: No effort spared to find culprits of blast outside Israeli embassy

Indian Foreign Minister Jaishankar arrives to attend a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo in Tokyo

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's foreign minister S Jaishankar said on Friday that he had spoken to his counterpart Gabi Ashkenazi about a blast outside the Israeli embassy in New Delhi.

"We take this very seriously," he said on Twitter. "Assured him of the fullest protection for the Embassy and Israeli diplomats. Matter is under investigation and no effort will be spared to find the culprits."

(Reporting by Alasdair Pal; Editing by Hugh Lawson)