Bharat Express

Tragedy Strikes Prague as Gunman Kills 10 in University Rampage; Suspect Shot Dead by Authorities

“The building is currently being evacuated and there are several dead and dozens of wounded people on the scene,” said the statement.

In a devastating incident on Thursday, a gunman claimed the lives of 10 individuals at a university building in central Prague, later being “eliminated” by the police. The news was shared on social media, with authorities urging citizens to stay informed through channels like X, formerly Twitter.

The Charles University Faculty of Arts became the unfortunate scene of the attack, prompting immediate action from law enforcement. Authorities issued a statement confirming the gunman’s elimination and the ongoing evacuation of the building, where several casualties and dozens of injuries were reported.

Czech media outlets, including private Nova TV, detailed the chaotic situation, describing a blast and a gunman on the roof of the historic university building situated in Prague’s central area. Interior Minister Vit Rakusan provided assurance that no additional gunmen were confirmed, urging the public to adhere to police instructions during this critical time.

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As the police closed off the affected area, residents nearby were advised to stay at home for their safety. The incident marks a tragic day in Prague, emphasizing the need for heightened security measures and community support in the aftermath of such a devastating event.