MOHD MAJID MALIK ,BHADERWAH,JAN 26– Late Gulam Rasool Tak @ Kala Tak who showed exemplary courage while saving and rescuing his ten family members from the clutches of a devastating fire last year which broke out in his and brothers house last year , in which he had received martyrdom has been selected for the 2013 State Bravery Awards. His relatives received the Bravery award at Jammu today on R Day function held MAM stadium Jammu .Tak is among the 3 persons in the state who honoured on the 65th Republic Day by the state government .
It is notable to mention here that Late Gulam Rasool Tak was a veteran social and religious leader of Bhaderwah and Doda district and was also an employee in forest department and was always at the beck and call of the society and last year when fire broke out in his and brothers house he rescued the life of ten family members without taking care of his life and himself received martyrdom . In recognition of the courage shown by him , her name was recommended by the state government for the bravery award. Many people said they were “extremely happy” to learn about the bravery award to late Gulam Rasool Tak .Meanwhile family members of the Late Gualm Rasool Tak expressed surprise that state government not informed them before the R day for the collection of bravery award .