Sialkot lynching: PM announces ‘Tamgha-i- Shujaat” for Malik Adnan

By: News Desk
Published: 12:01 AM, 6 Dec, 2021
Sialkot lynching: PM announces ‘Tamgha-i- Shujaat” for Malik Adnan
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Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced awarding Tamgha-i- Shujaat, the country’s second-highest civil award, for trying to save Sri Lankan factory manager Priyantha Diyawadana Kumara from mob.

The PM took to Twitter to pay tribute to Malik Adnan, saying: “On behalf of the nation I want to salute moral courage and bravery of Malik Adnan who tried his utmost to shelter and save Priyantha Diyawadana from the vigilante mob in Sialkot incl endangering his own life by physically trying to shield victim.  We will award him Tamgha-i-Shujaat