Pakistan Condemns Christchurch Attack

Prime Minister Imran Khan has strongly condemned mosque attacks in New Zealand.

In a tweet, the Prime Minister said our prayers are for the victims and the bereaved families.

Imran Khan said we have always been saying that terrorism has no religion.

Earlier, in a tweet foreign office spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal said our High Commission is in constant touch with the local authorities, trying to ascertain further details.

The spokesperson said the Pakistani High Commission has designated minister political Syed Moazzam Shah as focal point for the purpose.

Later, foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has also condemned the terrorist attack in New Zealand in strongest terms.

In a statement, the foreign minister said about three hundred Pakistanis are residing in Christchurch and there are no reports of any Pakistani casualty in the despicable incident.