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8 killed, 20 wounded attack in gunmen on Ahmadiyya Mosque in Mong near Mandi Bahauddin

Mong, Mandi Bahauddin; October 7, 2005: Unknown gunmen attacked Ahmadiyya Mosque in early hours of Friday when large number of worshippers gathered to offer Fajar prayers. According to sources armed with automatic assault rifles (Kalashnikovs) three persons entered the village riding a motorcycle. Two of them entered Ahmadiyya Mosque and sprayed bullets in every direction killing six instantly and wounding 22 others including 12 children. Two injured succumbed to their injuries in Hospital. Condition of some of the injured is stated to be critical. According to Indus News Network the village Mong never had any religious tension or violence and people of all sects lived there peacefully.

Those who were martyred included two real brothers Raja Muhammad Ashraf, Raja Abid and their other family members Raja Muhammad Altaf, Raja Abdul Majeed, Raja Lahrasab and three others Aslam, Naveed and Yasir.

News gathered from various news networks are produced below.

Pakistan: Killing of Ahmadis continues amid impunity - Amnesty International Public Statement - October 11, 2005
HRCP appalled by massacre of Ahmadis - Human Rights Commission of Pakistan - October, 2005
Fear haunts affected minority community - daily DAWN - October 11, 2005
Dealing with bigotry - Letters - Daily Times - October 11, 2005
It’s political terrorism - The News International - Editorial - October 9, 2005
The ‘foreign hand’ again! - Daily Times - Editorial - October 9, 2005
Terrorism strikes again - Daily DAWN - Editorial - October 8, 2005
8 Ahmedis killed in attack - daily Times - October 8, 2005
Eight Ahmadis gunned down near Mandi Bahauddin - The News International - October 8, 2005
Place of worship attacked; 8 killed - daily DAWN - October 8, 2005
Victimisation of Ahmadi Muslims in Pakistan - Press Release - Ahmadiyya Muslim Association U.K. - October 8, 2005
Rare attack on Pakistan Ahmadis - BBC News - October 7, 2005 13:03 GMT
Eight die in Pakistan sect attack - BBC News - October 7, 2005 13:12 GMT
8 Killed by Gunmen in Attack on Pakistani Mosque - Voice of America - October 7, 2005
Gunmen slay Pakistani worshippers - AlJazeera Net - October 7, 2005 06:53 GMT
Gunmen kill 8 at Pakistani prayers - CNN (Cable News Network) - October 7, 2005 06:43 GMT
Eight dead in Pakistan mosque attack - daily DAWN, Pakistan - October 7, 2005 05:15 GMT
Six killed in Mandi Bahauddin firing - The News International - October 7, 2005 03:10 GMT
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