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Marium Mukhtar Shaikh

Third death anniversary of Marium Mukhtar Shaheed being observed

KARACHI: Third death anniversary of Pakistan's first female fighter pilot, Mariam Mukhtiar Shaheed is being observed on Saturday (today). Born on May 18, 1992 in Karachi, Mariam Mukhtiar hailed from a family having military background. Her father, Mukhtiar Ahmed Shaikh was a retired colonel of the Pakistan Army, who inspired her to join the armed forces. Miss Mukhtiar after receiving her initial education from Karachi, graduated as a fighter pilot in the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) in 2007 with seven other female…