The parents of Danish Farooq, the engineering student who was killed in forces’ firing in Lelhar village in Pulwama district on Sunday, clarify that the real name of their slain son is Mir Asif Farooq. “My son’s real name is Mir Asif Farooq which is also written in his school certificates. Danish was his nick name,” his father Mohammad Farooq Mir told KNS. He has appealed to the media and people to write his name as Mir Asif Farooq in place of Danish Farooq.
2015 Kashmir Despatch