National hero MM Alam rememberedInstitute of Policy Studies
On the ocassion of the fourth anniversary of Late Sqr Ldr MM Alam – Pakistan’s national hero and a world record holder from the Indo-Pak war of 1965 – IPS Press, in collaboration with Indus Cottage Libraries Network (ICLN), organized a book screening of Maya Naaz Hero: MM Alam– a biography of the legend authored by journalist Rafique Shehzad – on March 18, 2017.
The event was addressed by DG-IPS Khalid Rahman, sister of MM Alam Dr Shaheena Awais, Group Captain SMA Hussaini, Agha Noor Mohammad Pathan, the book’s author Rafique Shehzad, Naufil Shahrukh, GM Operations IPS and others.
Commemorating the life and services of Sqr Ldr MM Alam, the speakers reiterated the importance of highlighting and communicating the feats of real-life heroes to the youth and coming generations of Pakistan for a bright and prosperous future of the nation. They pleaded that essays on the national heroes like MM Alam should be included in the school syllabi all across Pakistan.