In 2014, Aitzaz Hassan who sacrificed his life while stopping a suicide bomber from entering his
school at Ibrahimzai village of Hangu, has been evoked today on his fifth death anniversary.
Aitzaz Hassan was student of ninth class, later on he became a national hero after saving
hundreds of lives as a suicide bomber blew himself up in front of the gate of his school.
In an effort to stop the attacker, Hassan ran towards the bomber and gripped him, trying to stop
the attacker from entering the school.
In the fight between Hassan and the bomber, the explosives went off killing the terrorist and
Aitzaz Hassan was later awarded the Sitara-e-Shujaat for his act of bravery.