PESHAWAR: 18-year-old Shah Faisal from Malakand, who is samosa vendor’s son, who himself also works selling samosa and Chat, bagged 1st position in Fsc computer science group. Results of Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) were announced earlier on August 1.
Shah Faisal getting 869 out of 1,100 even made his parents feel proud and proved that ‘poverty is not an excuse’. Faisal after attending college, helps his father in selling samosa and chat, never tried to get away from the study.
The young boy set himself as a mark of courage and determination for others, and is lauded for such a marvelous achievement.
Shah Faisal was invited to a private TV channel to appreciate his effort. Surprisingly, Imran Khan’s wife Reham Khan called in between the show to pay tribute to the ‘rising star of the nation’. Mrs Khan was so delighted with the achievement as she announced to further bear his complete educational expenses. She also invited Faisal to Bani Gala and regarded him as her ‘own son’.
The Tv channel team heading along with Faisal reached Bani Gala and were warmly welcomed. Imran Khan also joining the moment, appreciates the tremendous effort and hugged him twice. Shah Faisal was also awarded PKR 1,80,000 at Bani Gala.