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No Pakistani among those killed in Karbala Ashura stampede, Foreign Office

FO has has extended sincere condolences to the bereaved families.

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Foreign Office (FO) spokesperson Dr. Muhamamd Faisal Wednesday said there is no Pakistani among those killed in a stampede in Karbala.

The FO spokesperson in a statement said that the Pakistan Embassy Camp Office in Karbala is closely monitoring the situation, where at least 31 pilgrims were killed and dozens injured on Tuesday in a stampede incident.

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Furthermore, the spokesperson has extended sincere condolences to the bereaved families and prayed for the speedy recovery of the injured.

The incident occurred as a walkway collapsed during the Ashura ceremony in Karbala.

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.

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