Bangladesh Cricket Board spokesman Jalal Yunus talked a pair of form of the crew had been visiting to the mosque in Christchurch and had been about to lope interior when the incident took set.
“They’re protected, but they’re mentally skittish. Now we decide up requested the crew to raise confined within the lodge,” Yunus talked about.
Opening batsman Tamim Iqbal wrote on Twitter: “Whole crew received saved from active shooters!!! Upsetting abilities and please comprise us on your prayers.”
Whole crew received saved from active shooters!!! Upsetting abilities and please comprise us on your prayers #christchurchMosqueAttack
— Tamim Iqbal Khan (@TamimOfficial28) 1552615321000
Local media talked a pair of couple of oldsters had been killed within the incident.
“Alhamdulillah Allah set up us this day while shooting in Christchurch within the mosque,” tweeted another player, Mushfiqur Rahim.
“We r extraordinarily lucky…never desire to explore this issues happen again….pray for us.”
Alhamdulillah Allah set up us this day while shooting in Christchurch within the mosque…we r extraordinarily lucky…never need… https://t.co/V1w9paxIwz
— Mushfiqur Rahim (@mushfiqur15) 1552616730000
Shrinivas Chandrasekaran, the crew’s high efficiency analyst, posted: “Ultimate escaped active shooters!!! Heartbeats pumping badly and panic in each set!!”
Mazhar Uddin, a reporter for Bangladesh’s Each day Famous particular individual that’s travelling with the crew, talked about they had been told a shooting became once occurring after they arrived at Christchurch’s Masjid Al Noor.
“The distraught Bangladesh gamers received interior a bus and laid down on the floor after the warning,” he reported.
BCB also confirmed that the gamers safely returned to the crew lodge.
“All members of the Bangladesh Cricket Crew in Christchurch, Unusual Zealand are safely encourage within the lodge following the incident of shooting within town. The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is in constant contact with the gamers and crew management,” the BCB tweet study.
All members of the Bangladesh Cricket Crew in Christchurch, Unusual Zealand are safely encourage within the lodge following the… https://t.co/GDzZb6ZZs1
— Bangladesh Cricket (@BCBtigers) 1552619407000
Unusual Zealand Cricket (NZC), within the interim, talked about that they’ll be “working with the authorities on the next steps referring to” the 1/3 Test scheduled to start from Saturday.
“Our suggestions are with all people in Christchurch. We can verify that each groups and toughen team groups are protected and accounted for. We are in a position to be working with authorities on the next steps referring to day after nowadays’s scheduled Test. @BCBtigers,” NZC tweeted.
Our suggestions are with all people in Christchurch. We can verify that each groups and toughen team groups are protected an… https://t.co/TEgIlVvro2
— BLACKCAPS (@BLACKCAPS) 1552619833000