20 Mar 2019

Funeral tomorrow for Fiji shooting victim

4:16 pm on 20 March 2019

Haji Hafiz Musa Patel who was killed during the terrorist attack in Christchurch will be laid to rest in Auckland tomorrow afternoon.

Imam Hafiz Musa Patel

Imam Hafiz Musa Patel Photo: Facebook/ US Embassy Suva

Mr Patel was the chief priest at Lautoka Jame Masjid for about 25 years before moving to Australia last month.

FBC News reported his funeral will be held in Auckland tomorrow afternoon

Mr Patel's body was released from hospital this morning.

He was among 50 people killed in the attack on two mosques on Friday.