(Web Desk) – The mass murderer of 49 Muslims in New Zealand mosques has exposed the fact that terrorism and the terrorist ideology is not related to any one religion or community, it is a mindset of hate, bigotry and intolerance.
While the world leaders have rebuked such acts, celebrities have also expressed dismay and grief at the detestable, monstrous, gruesome shooting of peaceful, innocent Muslims offering their Friday prayer in New Zealand.
Shaan tweeted that terrorist acts are committed by individuals, no religion preaches such atrocities, and all religion’s including Christianity preaches peace and brotherhood, urging that the culprit be punished.
‘Christianity does not preach terrorism, a few sick minds do the act of terror in the name of Christianity, NewZealandAttack, the person or the cult responsible should be punished,’ he added.
Ali Zafar also condemned the barbaric act in the strongest words possible
‘Saw video of a man killing innocent Muslims in the mosque during prayers. Most disturbing visual ever. Wonder if the world will call this a ‘violent act’ or an ‘act of terrorism’. New Zealand: Many Dead in 2 Mosque Shootings Time #NewZealandShooting, he added.
Fakhr-e-Alam, reiterated that religion should not be linked to such heinous terror attacks and further said that Muslims are the biggest victims of these attacks.
‘The New Zealand attack is testament to the fact that TERRORISM & TERRORISTS have NO religion, NO race…and it yet https://twitter.com/falamb3/status/1106427781326491653 again confirms that Muslims are the biggest victims of TERRORISM.’
Shahid Afridi spoke up for the need of the world to unite against terrorism in favour of humanity.
‘Horrifying tragedy #Christchurch. I found NZ one of safest, most peaceful places, people are friendly. Spoke to Tamim big relief B desh squad/staff is safe. World must together! stop hatred!Terrorism has no religion! Prayers for bereaved families. May Allah bless the departed.’
‘There has a been a terror attack on two mosques in NewZealand. 40 People dead with atleast 20 people fighting for their lives. The TERRORISTS are right wing neo-nazis. They live-streamed their slaughter as if they were in a video game. I’ve seen the videos, which i cant unsee.’
Mahira Khan was also deeply disturbed and prayed for the families of the victims.
‘So deeply disturbing to read about the #Christchurch mosque attack! Prayers with the people of New Zealand and the grieving families.’
Disturbed Fahad Mustafa offered his condolences
‘Disturbed by the attack in newzealand..humanity at its worst …my condolences to the families of victims’
Faisal Qureshi condemned the tragic terrorist attack.
‘strongly condemned in the strongest terms the tragic terrorist attack in 2 Masadij in city of #Christchurch in New Zealand. condolences over loss of innocent lives Terorist has no religion.’
Mawra Hocane prayed for a better world with love, peace, tolerance and respect.
‘Jumma Mubarak! Let there be Love & peace & tolerance & respect for one another! Saddened by the news of #ChristchurchMosqueAttack NZ, Any individuals who attack especially at a place of prayer, how can they belong to any religion at all, WorldPeace,‘ she added.