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PM condemns New Zealand terror attack

  • Published at 02:17 pm March 15th, 2019
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Terror attacks on two mosques in Christchurch during Friday prayers killed at least 49 people

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has strongly condemned the terror attacks at two mosques in New Zealand which left at least 49 people dead.

Hasina offered her deep condolences in a message sent to New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Friday.

Terror attacks on two mosques during Friday prayers killed at least 49 people and injured at least 20 others. 

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said it is “one of New Zealand’s darkest days”.

Masjid al Noor, in central Christchurch, was filled with worshippers when the attack took place; as was the second mosque in suburban Linwood.