ISLAMABAD: New Zealand authorities have confirmed killing of six Pakistani nationals whereas three others are nonetheless lacking.
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Overseas Workplace spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal stated in his tweet from private account that New Zealand authorities have confirmed the lifeless of six Pakistanis recognized as Mr. Sohail Shahid; Syed Jahandad Ali; Syed Areeb Ahmed; Mr. Mahboob Haroon; Mr. Naeem Rashid and his son Mr. Talha Naeem.
He added that different three lacking Pakistanis are nonetheless being recognized.
The international workplace, earlier on Friday, stated that 4 Pakistani nationals had been injured within the terrorist assault on two Mosques in New Zealand, including that 5 different Pakistani nationals had been lacking following the shootings.
The brutal assaults on two Christchurch mosques left no less than 49 Muslim worshippers lifeless Friday.
The assault on the Al Noor and Linwood mosques has been labelled terrorism by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and is regarded as the deadliest assault directed in opposition to Muslims within the West in fashionable occasions.