Bangladesh cricket team narrowly escapes in shooting incident

Christchurch shooting incident.

Police stand outside a mosque in Linwood, Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 15, 2019. Multiple people were killed during shootings at two mosques full of people attending Friday prayers. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

Cricket team of Bangladesh narrowly escaped in a shooting incident in a New Zealand mosque in which 49 people have died and many other are injured.The team is present in New Zealand to play test series against New Zealand.Two unidentified gunmen entered in the New Zealand mosque where Bangladesh cricket team was present to offer their prayers. The players were very luck as they left from the mosque just moments before the shooting took place.

Bangladesh cricket team manager Khaled Mashud Pilot said that the team was just 50 yards away from the shooting incident! He said that team had left mosque just 3-4 minutes before. The team was terribly shaken by the incident. The last test of the series between New Zealand and Bangladesh has been cancelled prior to the shooting incident. The team will return to Bangladesh tomorrow.

Cricket Fraternity reaction on Christchurch shooting incident:-

The whole cricketing fraternity is in shock after this incident. Cricketers around the world have condemned the shooting incident. The Bangladesh cricket team informed about the shooting incident through social media platforms.

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