Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has nominated a Ten Age 14 years-old boy who died tackling a suicide bomber outside his school for a top civil award for bravery.
Aitazaz Hassan Bangash has been heralded as a hero in Pakistan for the forfeit he made to protect his schoolmates.
He awarded as Sitara-e-Shujjat the same honor award like Malala Yousafzai a Pakistani school girl who survived being shot dead in the head by the Taliban for her efforts to promote female education.
A statement from Sharif’s office Friday said Aitazaz’s “brave act saved the lives of hundreds of students and established a sterling example of gallantry and patriotism.”
The nominated is the ninth grader teen ager who gets this award. Aitazaz Hassan was died with bomber at the spot and two other were also in serious condition said by witnesses.