Christchurch: Bangladesh’s cricket team escaped unscathed after a shooting at a mosque in central Christchurch in New Zealand left at least six dead on Friday.
According to Bangladesh Cricket Board spokesman Jalal Yunus the attack happened as some of Bangladesh players disembarked from a team bus and was about to enter the mosque.
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“They are all safe. But they are mentally shocked. We have asked the team to stay confined in the hotel,” Jalal Yunus was quoted as saying by AFP.