Mia Khan, left, and the education minister Mirwais Balkhi. Photo: Twitter

Afghanistan names school after illiterate dad who walked daughters 12 kilometres to school

  • Mia Khan, who suffers from heart disease, went viral recently for taking his daughters to the only girls’ school in the area every day
  • Calling him a ‘hero of education’, the Afghan government said a new school would be built in Khan’s village to honour his commitment to his daughters’ education
Topic |   Afghanistan
Mia Khan, left, and the education minister Mirwais Balkhi. Photo: Twitter
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