Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai visited her hometown visited Mingora her hometown in Swat Valley on Saturday for the first time since she was shot by the Taliban as a teenager
Malala was accompanied by State Information Minister Marriyum Aurangzeb, her family and others as she travelled by an army helicopter from Islamabad to Swat.
Malala an outspoken teenager hold view of girl education is important for Muslim girls but the community not par to her ideas turn violent thus radicals attacked her.
Taliban claimed responsibility in 2012 for the attack on Yousafzai for her outspoken advocacy for girls’ education, which was forbidden under the militants’ rule over Swat.
She wrote an anonymous blog for the BBC Urdu service as a schoolgirl during the Taliban rule and later became outspoken in advocating more educational opportunities for girls.
In 2014, Yousafzai became the youngest Nobel laureate, honoured for her work with the Malala Foundation, a charity she set up to support education advocacy groups with a focus on Pakistan, Nigeria, Jordan, Syria and Kenya.