Monday, October 25, 2021

Another London Disaster! Several Injured After Vehicle Rams Into Pedestrians In British Capital

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Just days after the Greenfell fire shook London, making it its worst disaster since World War II, another tragedy has befallen the country again as several persons have been confirmed injured after a van struck a crowd of pedestrians near a north London mosque.According to media reports, the British police have called it a “major incident”, and also ruling it out as a terror attack. BBC reports that one person was arrested following the incident that happened near Finsbury Park Mosque in Seven Sisters Road. “There are a number of casualties being worked on at the scene. There has been one person arrested,” police said in a statement.The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) said a van “intentionally” ran over worshippers. Many of the victims are believed to have just left evening prayers after breaking the Ramadan fast.The Prime Minister, Theresa May, said she would chair an emergency meeting of security authorities on Monday morning. “All my thoughts are with the victims, their families, and the emergency services on the scene,” she said.
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