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Hyderabad resident injured in NZ shooting is dead, says Owaisi

Press Trust of India  |  Hyderabad 

One of the residents injured in the mosque attack has died, according to AIMIM and MP

"It is with a heavy heart that I have to inform that Farhaj Ahsan, one of the two Hyderabadi #ChristChurch victims has passed away.

Hes left behind his parents, spouse & children I request everyone to pray for Farhaj & his family, as they deal with this great difficulty," the All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) tweeted Saturday night.

Farhaj Ahsan, a software engineer, has been working in for the past seven years. He is married and has two children.

Ahmed Iqbal Jahangir, another resident, who was shot at in the same incident is recovering in hospital in New Zealand, his brother said.

"I thank the government for helping me get a visa to New Zealand. I am leaving today to see my brother. He is out of danger and recovering," Khursheed said.

was shot in the chest, he said.

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First Published: Sat, March 16 2019. 22:55 IST