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'Shocking And Tragic': Indian Celebrities Express Shock Over New Zealand Mosque Attack

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| March 16 , 2019 , 16:08 IST

Bollywood celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher and Sonam Kapoor Ahuja among many others, condemned the attacks on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.

At least 49 people were killed and 20 others seriously wounded in shootings. it was the worst attack in the Pacific country's history. The PM Jacinda Ardern has condemned it as a terror attack and investigations are on to nab the masterminds.

People from several nationalities have lost their lives so far. The gunman Brenton Tarrant is reportedly from Australia. It seems he wanted vengeance for deaths in Europe for a long time. Videos of the shooting have gone viral. The authorities have requested people not to share the clipping of the violence.

While there has been an outpour of messages from people on social media regarding the unfortunate incident, several Indian celebrities have also put out posts mourning the attack.