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Schools, varsities in lockdown after Christchurch mosque massacre


GEORGE TOWN: Most of the districts in Christchurch went into lockdown with heavily armed policemen mounting roadblocks soon after the mass shootings in two mosques.

Malaysian civil engineer Kevin Chew, 25, said he was told that schools and universities went into lockdown for four hours, starting 2pm local time on Friday (March 15), while office workers were advised to stay indoors.

   

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