PM Imran announces national award for Christchurch hero Naeem Rashid

PM Imran announces national award for Christchurch hero Naeem Rashid
Web Desk: Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan on Sunday announced national award for Christchurch hero Naeem Rashid.

PM made this announcement on his official Twitter account.

"Pakistan is proud of Mian Naeem Rashid who was martyred trying to tackle the while Supremacist terrorist  and his courage will be recognized with  a national award,"  the prime minister tweeted.

Naeem Rashid lost his life while trying to tackle the white supremacist terrorist and preventing him from shooting the worshippers at a mosque in New Zealand.

Naeem Rashid’s 22-year-old son was also martyred in the attack.

According to Foreign Office, nine Pakistani nationals were killed in the attack that took place on Friday.