(CNN) — The northern Pakistani propagandize where a teenage child died while rebellious a self-murder bomber final week will be renamed in his honor, a tip provincial central announced Monday.
The propagandize will be named after Aitazaz Hassan Bangash, a 14-year-old child who authorities contend saved an infinite series of associate students by sacrificing himself during a building’s categorical gate, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province’s arch apportion pronounced during a provincial public session.
The ninth-grader was on his approach to propagandize Jan 6 in a province’s Hangu district when a bomber, dressed in a propagandize uniform, asked him where a propagandize was, a teen’s cousin Musadiq Ali Bangash said.
Aitazaz challenged a bomber and attempted to locate him, and a explosve detonated when a dual scuffled, a cousin said.
Aitazaz and a bomber died during a scene. Witnesses pronounced a blast harmed dual other people. Iftikhar Ahmed, a Hangu district military officer, reliable a sum of a conflict to CNN.
Hangu is a uneasy district adjacent Pakistan’s genealogical areas. It is abundant with narrow-minded violence, with attacks opposite Shia and Sunni Muslims.
On Friday, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif nominated Aitazaz for a Sitara-e-Shujaat — a country’s tip polite endowment for bravery. The same respect was given to Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani schoolgirl who survived being shot in a conduct in 2012 by a Taliban for her efforts to foster preparation for boys and girls.
CNN’s Saima Mohsin and Karen Smith contributed to this report.