Funeral of Pakistani student killed in Texas school shooting held

The body of 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student Sabika Sheikh, who was killed in a mass shooting in Texas high school, arrived home for funeral in Pakistan's Karachi on Wednesday. Sheikh was killed with eight other students and two teachers when a gunman attacked Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas. According to students, the teenage boy charged with fatally shooting 10 people, Dimitrios Pagourtzis, opened fire in an art class on Friday. The coffin of Sheikh was received by family members and officials of the U.S. Consulate at the airport. The body was transported to her residence, where bereaved family and mourning relatives were present. Her father and her uncle accompanied the body from the airport to the residence in the ambulance.