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Pakistani cricketers pay tribute to APS martyrs

The first anniversary of the Army Public School Peshawar attack is being observed across the country today with all segments of the society paying rich tributes to the martyrs of the attack.

Over 145 people including 132 students were martyred in Taliban’s attack on military-run school.

Batsman Mohammad Hafeez said that the APS martyrs and survivors will always be remembered.

Batsman Umar Akmal tweeted, “we own our blood and if anyone will make us bleed we will make them plead. We can never forget our little martyrs up there in heavens #Aps14”

Pakistan’s Twenty20 skipper Shahid Afridi tweeted that the martyrdom of the children is engraved in our hearts and brought the whole nation on a single platform.

Mohammad Rizwan offered his deepest condolences to the families of the victims.

“December 16th tragic incident shocked whole nation,martyred & survived all became our heroes”, spinner Saeed Ajmal tweeted.

Pacer Wahab Riaz saluted the martyrs of the attack and said that they will never be forgotten.

Former Pakistani fast bowler Wasim Akram said that the incident will haunt the nation forever.



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