Prominent Pashtun Poet Gilaman Wazir Tragically Killed Following Attack in Islamabad

Islamabad, Pakistan — Gilaman Wazir, a prominent Pashtun leader and poet, has died from injuries sustained during a violent attack in Islamabad, officials confirmed on Monday. The incident has sparked widespread condemnation and raised concerns over the safety of ethnic activists in the region. Wazir, who was in his mid-50s, was attacked by unidentified assailants while leaving a poetry reading late Sunday evening. He was rushed to a local hospital with severe injuries, where he …

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Prominent Pashtun Rights Activist and Poet Gilaman Wazir Dies After Attack in Islamabad

Islamabad, Pakistan – Gilaman Wazir, a prominent poet and a senior figure in the Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM), has died from injuries incurred during a violent assault in Islamabad, escalating tensions within the local Pashtun community. At just 29 years old, Wazir was attacked on July 7, suffering multiple stab wounds, and succumbed to his injuries days later at the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences. Manzoor Pashteen, leader of the PTM, expressed profound grief over …

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