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Malala visits hometown in Pakistan and says she’s never been so happy

Malala Yousafzai

By: Keerthi Mohan

Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai on Saturday visited her hometown in Pakistan’s Swat Valley for the first time since ever since the failed assassination attempt by the Taliban when she was a teenager. Talking to Reuters, Malala said she’s never been so happy before. “I had never been so excited for anything. I’ve never been so happy before,” said the 20-year-old. Malala, who is on a four-day trip to Pakistan, travelled from Islamabad to Swat via a helicopter and she was accompanied by State Information Minister Marriyum Aurangzeb among others. Besides visiting her home in the valley, Malala also visited Cadet…

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