Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Fridaytermed the mass shootings at two New Zealand mosques as a terror attack andexpressed sympathies with the bereaved families.
"Good to see most people arecalling the #NewZealandMosqueFiring what it is – a terror attack.#NewZealandTerroristAttack. No words of condemnation are strong enough & nowords of sympathy for the families adequate enough. May Allah grant themJannat," Omar wrote on twitter.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said that at least 40people were killed when two gunmen opened fire at two mosques in Christchurchcity.
The Prime Minister Jacinda Ardernsaid the shootings marked "one of New Zealand's darkest days".