All Schools across Pakistan including Army Public School that was assaulted by Taliban terrorist reopened on Monday.
“I am not scared, no force can stop me from going to attend my school, I will go and will tell the attackers, we are not afraid of you. ” Zahid Ayub, a 16 year old boy who suffered minor wounds during the attack.
Another student named, Shahrukh khan, who was shot on both legs and played dead in school told AFP “I have lost 30 of my friends, how I will sit in the empty class, how I will look to their empty benches,”
Around 20 army personnel were on duty at the main entrance of Army Public School. Metal detectors were also installed at main gate. Elevated fence walls with steel barbed wire have been enclosed place around all schools through out the country.
Government had ordered all the educational institutions to ensure the protection of school children. Government official are carrying out audit on hundreds of school since December,16 2014