Thought of to be ‘considered one of New Zealand’s darkest days’ by NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ahern, at the very least one 49 individuals have been killed and 20 wounded throughout Friday prayers at two New Zealand mosques.
A gunman broadcast stay footage on Fb of the assault on one mosque within the metropolis of Christchurch, mirroring the carnage performed out in video video games, after publishing a “manifesto” by which he denounced immigrants, calling them “invaders”.
The Bangladesh cricket staff additionally narrowly escaped the taking pictures and compelled the cancellation of a Take a look at match towards hosts New Zealand.
Nineteen members together with all of the 15 gamers of the Bangladesh Nationwide Workforce and supporting stuff are anticipated to succeed in Dhaka at 22h40 tomorrow (Saturday).
— Bangladesh Cricket (@BCBtigers) March 15, 2019
The staff have been on a bus that was pulling as much as the Al Noor mosque close to Hagley Oval for Friday prayers when the taking pictures started. Mario Villavarayen, the staff’s energy and conditioning coach, stated it had been an in depth name.
Bangladesh Cricket Board spokesman Jalal Yunus stated “They’re secure. However they’re mentally shocked. Now we have requested the staff to remain confined within the resort”.
Saying the choice to cancel the upcoming match, New Zealand cricket board tweeted, “Our heartfelt condolences exit to the households and pals of these affected by the surprising state of affairs in Christchurch. A joint choice between NZC and the @BCBtigers has been made to cancel the Hagley Oval Take a look at. Once more each groups and assist employees teams are secure”.
Whereas the entire world has been condemning the assault, Indian cricketers additionally voiced their anger in the direction of terrorism.
Stunning and tragic. My coronary heart goes out to those affected by this cowardly act at Christchurch. Ideas with the Bangladesh staff as nicely, keep secure.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) March 15, 2019
Deeply shocked to listen to in regards to the Christchurch assault. Praying for the households who’ve misplaced their family members.
— Okay L Rahul (@klrahul11) March 15, 2019
Very shocked to listen to in regards to the taking pictures at Christchurch in New Zealand. Ideas with the affected households.
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) March 15, 2019
Seeing the horrifying footage from One in all my fav nation on the planet breaks my coronary heart #NewZealandMosqueShooting
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) March 15, 2019
Heartbreaking information popping out from New Zealand. What’s occurred to humanity?
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) March 15, 2019
There is no such thing as a place that is secure for humanity as a result of human beings are the largest risk to this planet. #christchurchshooting
— Ashwin Ravichandran (@ashwinravi99) March 15, 2019
New Zealand had gained the ODI collection between the 2 groups. They have been additionally main the three-match Take a look at collection 2-0.