Govt. to award ‘Tamgha-e-Basalat’ to martyred PO Maryam Mukhtar

Saturday: The government of Pakistan has decided to award the martyred Pilot Officer of Pakistan Air Force Maryam Mukhtar with Tamgha-e-Basalat.

The award is going to be awarded being herself first women pilot not only in Pakistan but in the region.

The Prime Minister of Pakistan Mian Nawaz Sharif advised the President Mamnoon Hussain to give his assent on this award and the President gave his consent.

Maryam Mukhtar got martyred on November 24 2015 during flight training near Mianwali.

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