Gandhinagar, Mar 16 : Atleast three Non-Resident Indian (NRI) from Gujarat, were missing since the terror attack on two mosques in Christchurch city of New Zealand, Non-Resident Gujarati Foundation (NRGF) said here on Saturday.
A member of NRGF, Mamlatdar Utsavbhai Bhatt said as per the official information received from the Indian High Commission in New Zealand, a total of seven NRI’s were in the missing list, among them three from Gujarat.
Bhatt said due to rules and procedure, the names and other details of those missing have also not been officially revealed as yet.
According to local reports, among the missing were a father-son duo from Vadodara and another person from Navsari district. Two others including a Maulvi and native of Bharuch and an Ahmedabad based man have been injured according to unconfirmed reports.
On Friday afternoon, a youth armed with semi-automatic weapons, fired indiscriminately on the worshipers in two mosques in Christchurch city of New Zealand, killing atleast 49 people and wounding dozens. UNI