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PM Abbasi visits home of slain Pakistani student Sabika Sheikh

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi visited on Sunday the family of Pakistani student Sabika Sheikh who was killed in a school shooting in Texas, US.
The prime minister, who arrived in Karachi today on a one-day visit, was accompanied by Governor Sindh M Zubair upon his visit.
PM Abbasi said that the entire nation is saddened over Sabika’s sad demise.
The funeral prayers for Sabika Sheikh was held today after Namaz-e-Zuhr, a local mosque in Houston as well.
17-year-old Sabika Sheikh was killed during the Santa Fe high school shooting on Friday, one of the 10 victims who were mostly students.
A resident of Karachi’s Gulshan-e-Iqbal locality, Sheikh was studying in the US under the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) programme since August 21, 2017, and was due to return home next month.