Malala condemns attack on schools in Gilgit-Baltistan


BIRMINGHAM: Nobel laureate and social activist Malala Yousufzai has condemned the attack on 12 schools in Gilgit Baltistan (G-B) which took place late on Thursday night.
She tweeted, “The extremists have shown what frightens them most – a girl with a book. We must rebuild these schools immediately, get the students back into their classrooms and show the world that every girl and boy has the right to learn.
” 12 schools, including only girls schools were set on fire. He also said that in a few cases, books were also thrown out and torched. Police added that no group has claimed responsibility for the attack yet. Details of the unfortunate incidents on page-19.