Orlando: An armed gunman openly fires and seized hostage at a gay nightclub left at-least 50 dead and more than 53 other people injured in Florida’s Orlando city on Sunday.
In a worst mass shooting in the history of the United States, a gunman described by the US media a citizen origin from Afghanistan-US shocked the people by entering the gay club in and openly fires at the innocent people who were early enjoying their by dancing and singing with friends.
Terrified surviving persons were later taken into shelter by the SWAT team at the venue.
“At-least, there were another 53 injured that are hospitalised”, informed the team.
“We have cleared the building, and it is with great sadness that I share we have not 20, but 50 casualties in addition to the shooter,” Mayor Buddy Dyer told a mid-morning news briefing in Orlando, more than doubling the previously given death toll.
The US President Barack Obama was informed about each and every movement by his homeland security and counter-terrorism aides that what action has been taken by Florida Officials.
According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) official Ronald Hopper who informed media persons that there were no immediate further threat to the area, or to the US.