KUALA LUMPUR – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed that 10 Malaysians were affected in a fire incident at Clifton, Christchurch, New Zealand last Sunday, 10 September.
The fire broke out at 8.30 p.m. local time.
In a statement today, the ministry said that two of the victims were rushed to Christchurch General Hospital for treatment and are reportedly in a stable condition
“The High Commission of Malaysia in Wellington is currently monitoring the condition of the victims and will render consular assistance accordingly,” Wisma Putra said in a statement today.
Malaysians in need of consular assistance in New Zealand may reach out to the High Commission of Malaysia in Wellington at 10 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn, P.O. Box 9422, Wellington 6141, New Zealand.
The public may also reach the commission through phone at +64-4-385 2439 / +64-4-801 5659 or e-mail: [email protected]
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs also conveys its sympathies to the victims of this incident. -MalaysiaGazette