PM visits, condoles Texas shooting victims grieved family


KARACHI, May 20 (TNS): Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Sunday visited the family of Sabika Sheikh, a school student from Karachi who was killed in a shooting incident at a school in Texas, United States on Friday, to condole with the grieved family.

Expressing deep grief and sympathies with the family, the prime minister said late Sabika was a talented Pakistani student and the whole nation was mourning over her death. He also prayed to Allah Almighty to grant courage to late Sabika’s family to bear the loss with fortitude.

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