Pakistani Christian Hero Major Geoffery Langlands

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Pakistani Christian Hero Major Geoffery Langlands

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Major Langlands came to British occupied India after the World War 2, and decided to stay back and become an advisor to Pakistan military after partition. Soon after, he became a teacher at the prestigious Aitchison College in Lahore, and was the mentor of two upcoming leaders of Pakistan. E.g. Imran Khan and Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali.

Later he went, he set up a college in the remote mountain town of Chitral offering it’s students state of the art education facilities. Many of the graduates of this college managed to go abroad for further studies. Major Langlands has outlasted four military dictators, educated generations of Pakistani leaders and an international cricket captain, and has retired from his remote college at the age of 95 this year in 2013.

Other Pakistani Christian Heroes
Justice Alvin Robert Cornelius Commander Mervyn Middlecoat
Captain Cecil Chaudhry Wallis Mathias
Shahbaz Bhatti Shaheed Major Geoffery Langlands
Bohemia (Roger David) Air Commodore Nazir Latif