For Immediate Release:
Canadian Muslim Community Condemns Hospital Attack in Quetta, Pakistan
Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at mourns the loss of innocent lives in Quetta
The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at Canada denounces the senseless attack which took place in Quetta, Pakistan. It is reported that at least 70 people have been killed and many more wounded at the Quetta Civil Hospital. Members of the community in Canada express their deepest condolences to those affected by this tragedy and prays for the rapid recovery of the wounded.
“All forms of terror and extremism are completely against the true teachings of Islam,” said Mr. Lal Khan Malik, National President of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at Canada. “The Holy Qur’an states that to kill even one person is akin to killing all of mankind.”
The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at prays for solace and fortitude for all those left bereaved or affected in any way by this tragedy.