Tag: Akash Bashir

Akash Bashir, who died protecting Catholic worshippers in Lahore, named a Servant of God

Akash Bashir- a 20 year old- who saved more than 1,000 Catholics with his bravery has been named a servant of God. Bashir died on March 15, 2015, when suicide bombers attacked St. John’s Catholic Church and Christ ‎Church of the Church of Pakistan. Bashir had tried to block the suicide bombers and doing so, lost his life but saved many.