Mumbai- On the night of 31st December 2016, two Indian nationals lost their lives at Istanbul when undientified gunman sprayed bullets in a night club. Abis Rizvi and Khushi Shah were the ones who were killed in a terrorist attack. On 4th January 2017, around 6 am, relatives of victims bought their dead bodies to Mumbai for the final rites. Khushi Shah’s body will be taken to Vaododara. Abiz Rizvi was the son of former MP Akhtar Rizvi and Khushi Shah was the fashion designer. BJP MP Kirti Somaiya was also present when the bodies were bought.
Istanbul’s terrorist attack claimed 39 lives. The killer, who hasn’t been caught or publicly identified, initially shot dead a policeman and a civilian outside the venue before opening fire on the estimated 600 people inside. The nightclub is popular with famous locals, including singers, actors and athletes. Most of the dead on Sunday were foreign tourists.