By Lt Col (R) Adil Akhtar
Editor’ Note: Lt Col Adil Akhtar is from Air Def. After the retirement, he has settled in Rawalpindi.
This article is about Brig Zaka Ullah Bhangoo, a legendary Aviator, who died in an air crash in Turkey on 13 May 2007. Lt Col Adil was a POW in India with then Capt Bhangoo and this article is about the selfless conduct of Bhangoo in the POW Camp.
Brig Bhangoo’s parent unit was 23 FF. He was a true gem of a person who left a vacuum in every life he has touched. May Allah give him eternal peace, and keep his blessed memory alive, Aameen. Read more about Brig Bhangoo here………….
Terror in the Himalayas Article published in ‘Drama in real Life’ section of Reader’s Digest (July 1994) about heroic rescue operation in a helicopter by Brig Bhangoo during high floods in 1992.
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