History flows from all over the world for Pakistani teenagers who were killed on January 6, 2014, when he handled suicide bomber targeting his school in Hangu, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P).
Aitzaz Hasan Bangash [A] (c. 1998 – January 6, 2014) was a Pakistani schoolchildren from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa who martyré on January 6, 2014 while preventing a suicide bombarder from entering the Hangugu village school. More than 2,000 students participated in the courses at the time of the incident. The Institute was then renamed at Aitzaz Hasan Shaheed High School. His birthday is observed every year in Pakistan, especially in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on January 6th. His life is covered by a biographical film Salute.
Many people demanded that the Nishan-e-Haider, or a similar award, be awarded to Aitzaz Hasan posthumously. The office of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif then recommended President Mamnoon Husain to confer Aitzaz Hasan with the high civil award Sitara-e-Shujaat (Star of Bravery).The award was received by Hasan’s family on 23 March during Pakistan’s national day.