Three people have died of which at least two are reportedly beheaded in a terrorist attack at Notre Dame Church in Nice, France.
The attack that began at around 9 AM local time has also left several people injured. The police reached the spot immediately and apprehended the terrorists.
As per local French media, the Nice Mayor, Christian Estrosi has said that the Islamic terrorist did not stop shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ while carrying out the attack. As per the reports, the incident took place on Thursday morning. The Mayor of the city, Christian Estrosi, has thanked the local police officers for their quick action.
National Police has reported from its official Twitter handle that the operation is still going on and people should confirm forwarding any report.
Early media reports suggest that two out of the three deceased in the terror attack were beheaded. The shocking incident comes days after a high school teacher Samuel Paty was beheaded in broad daylight over ‘blasphemy’. An Islamic terrorist had beheaded him for showing Charlie Hebdo’s caricature of Prophet Muhammad in his class.