In Canada, a driver trampled on a Muslim family, killing 4 people. Officials said that the driver targeted the family because they were Muslim. The incident happened on Sunday night in the Ontario city of London.
Toronto Canada). Canada A man deliberately hit five members of a Muslim family with his vehicle. Four members of the family died in the incident and one is undergoing treatment at the hospital. The police told about this on Monday. Officials said the driver targeted the family for being Muslim. The incident happened on Sunday night in the Ontario city of London. The administration said that a youth was arrested from near the mall after the incident.
Police said the vehicle trampled the victims at a turn. City Mayor Ed Holder said, “This is a case of mass murder against Muslims. The accused carried out this incident due to racial hatred.” The deceased were identified as Salman Afzal (46), his wife Madiha (44), their daughter Yumna (15) and grandmother, 74. The name of the elderly woman was not disclosed. The name of the child admitted to the hospital has been given as Fayaz. The kin of the victims of the incident issued a statement and said that people should stand up to stop racial hatred and hatred against Islam. “All those who knew Salman and his family knew that he was a very good Muslim. The family members were doing very well in their respective fields. Their children were also doing well in their school studies.” After the incident, police cordoned off the crime scene and other evidence is being collected. Police Chief Stephen Williams said: “We believe the family was targeted for being Muslim.
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