Kulgam blast shatters dreams of Talib’s family

Kulgam blast shatters dreams of Talib’s family
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Slain student was doing part time jobs to meet needs of his family

Zahoor Andrabi

Kulgam, Oct 23: The death of one among the seven slain civilians killed in Kulgam blast on Sunday has shattered the dreams of his family as he was the only man at his home to take responsibility of women family members including his mother.
Talib who died along with other six civilians in Kulgam some days back was an orphan as his father Muhammad Maqbool Laway of Laroo Kulgam had died when he was at the age of three only.
The family including mother and a sister had kept all eyes on Talib who was pursuing B.A 1st year to take all the responsibility of his family.
However, Talib died in a recent Kulgam blast that witnessed death of seven civilians.
With no source of income, Talib’s mother worked hard to make sure his only son could make some achievement in the field of education.
According to the family sources, Talib was also doing part time jobs so that he could meet his family instable financial make outs.
However, all the dreams of family were shattered in a blast that took place at a gunfight site in Laroo village of Kulgam on Sunday as the sole man in his three-member family died.
The local sources said that the residents have taken an initiative by constructing some shops over the only patch of land that’s adjacent to his one room house so that Talib’s family could meet their needs. (KNS)