Mohammed Mahmood Afzal, 734/Qasim

Capt. Mohammed Mahmood Afzal

By Kazi Zulkader Siddiqui, 671/Latif

Capt. Mohammed Mahmood Afzal - Shaheed, kit no. 734/Qasim House joined Cadet College Petaro in 1966 and left the college in 1971 after completing his Intermediate.

He was born on 17 May 1953, and obtained his shahadat in 1985 at Besham on Gilgit Road during operations when his vehicle overturned during active duty. He was in the Signals Division of the Army.

وَلا تَقُولُوا لِمَنْ يُقْتَلُ فِي سَبِيلِ اللَّهِ أَمْوَاتٌ بَلْ أَحْيَاءٌ وَلَكِنْ لا تَشْعُرُونَ
And say not of those who are slain in the way of Allah: "They are dead." Nay, they are living, though you perceive (it) not. [Al-Qur'an 2.154]

May Allah accept his shahadat and grant him the choicest place in Jannatul Firdaus.