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No Maldivians among the 49 people martyred in the New Zealand mosque attack

No Maldivians among the 49 people martyred in the New Zealand mosque attack


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Foreign Ministry of the Maldives has confirmed that no Maldivians were among the 49 people who were martyred in the New Zealand mosque attack. 

A terrorist killed 49 muslims who were attending the Friday Prayer at the main mosque of Christchurch, New Zealand. 

New Zealand’s prime minister described the attack a preplanned terrorist attack. 

A person who was attending the prayers at the mosque said that a man wearing a helmet entered the mosque and attacked with an automatic machine gun. According to some sources, the police were tipped about a possible attack.

So far one woman and three men have been arrested regarding the attack. 

Many world leaders have condemned the attacks.