Monday, August 26, 2013
The Names Of Highest Military Awards Receipients Expelled From New Edition Of Nineth Class English Text Books
Punjab text book board has expelled the names of martyres Lance Naek Muhammad Mahfooz Shaheed and Sawar Muhammad Hussain, who received highest military awards "Nishan e Haider"; from the new edition of nineth class English text book. There is only mention of eight martyres in 1965, 1971 and Kargill wars. In the book in unit 2 on page 13 and 19, only only eight receipients of Nishan e Haider in all the three wars, the sacrifices of Martyres Captain Muhammad Muhammad Sarwar, Maj Tufail Muhammad, maj Aziz Bhatti, pilot officer Rashid Minhas, maj Muhammad Akram, maj Shabbir, cap kernal Sher Khan, and hawaldar Lalak Khan, has been mentioned. The courage and scarifices of martyres Mahfooz and Muhammad Hussain have been ignored. Action must be taken against the people responsible for the blunder or conspiracy against the martyres who are the precious assets of nation. They are our heroes. Their names must not be ignored.