Ten killed in Texas school shooting including one Pakistani student

CHICAGO: Sabika Sheik, a Pakistani exchange student was among the ten killed in the school shooting which happened in Santa Fe, Texas on Friday.

She was considering in the US through a trade program encouraged by the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) program.

Pakistan’s Embassy in Washington DC, confirmed through Twitter that Sheikh was among the high school students killed. Pakistani ambassador to the US, Aizaz Chaudhry expressed his heartfelt condolences for the victims of the tragic incident.