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At Least 3 Bangladeshis Killed in NZ Shootings

At least 3 Bangladeshis killed in NZ shootings Photo: MGN Online. At least 3 Bangladeshis killed in NZ shootings

March 15, 2019 08:20 AM

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) - Bangladesh's honorary consul in Auckland, New Zealand, says three Bangladeshis were killed in Friday's mosque attacks in Christchurch and at least four others were injured.
    
Shafiqur Rahman Bhuiyan says "so far" three Bangladeshis are among the 49 people killed in the shootings. He said two of the injured Bangladeshis are in critical condition.
    
He says one person's leg had to be amputated and another has gunshot wounds to his chest.
    
New Zealand health authorities say a total of 48 people are being treated at Christchurch Hospital for gunshot wounds.

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