In a press release, Overseas Workplace Spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri stated that their ideas and prayers are with the households of the victims of this tragic incident. We additionally pray for the short and full restoration of the injured.
The Spokesperson stated our Consulate Basic in Vancouver is in touch with the related Canadian authorities to establish the info, and with the bereaved household to supply all potential help.
Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri stated as per the related Canadian authorities, the reason for the hearth continues to be unknown. Nonetheless, preliminary investigations point out that it’s not felony in nature.
In response to native media stories, seven members of two Pakistani households have been killed, together with 4 younger kids, when a hearth ripped by way of a house in Chestermere, Alberta, native officers say. 5 different individuals had been capable of escape.
The incident occurred at round 2:30 a.m. on Friday when neighbors reported listening to a loud bang at a house within the 300 block of Oakmere Shut in Chestermere, simply east of Calgary. The again of the house was fully destroyed within the fireplace.
“Two associated household models had been within the dwelling on the time of the hearth,” Alberta RCMP stated in a press release. “One grownup male and 4 kids had been capable of escape the hearth; tragically, seven different occupants had been unable to. ”
The victims had been recognized as a person and a lady of their late 30s, a 35-year-old girl, a 12-year-old boy, a 12-year-old woman, an 8-year-old woman, and a 4-year-old boy.