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Wonder Woman and Supergirl now have a Pakistani counterpart in the pantheon of female superheroes one who shows a lot less skin.

Meet Burka Avenger: a mild-mannered teacher with secret martial arts skills who uses a flowing black burka to hide her identity as she fights local thugs seeking to shut down the girls' school where she works. Sadly, it's a battle Pakistanis are all too familiar with in the real world.

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Ravi Ingale from University of Pune
Jul 25, 2013 05:38pm

These people are now woke up after 65 years for the Girl's education.

Agha Ata
Jul 25, 2013 05:39pm

Shame on the young men of Martial Art who haven't offered their services to protect girls in their schools. This is one area where they can use their skills like gentlemen protectors, if organized sincerely and legally.

Nidhin Olikara
Jul 26, 2013 11:32pm

God bless these children.

Rabia
Jul 27, 2013 09:39am

GREAT job, Rashid. A positive (and very creative) response to the situation. Best of luck

Ashique Abbasi
Jul 27, 2013 01:51pm

Actually girlz education is very necesary but their should b a proper situation. School/ college/ university should b an educational ins, not a love house, not a club.

Ashique Abbasi
Jul 27, 2013 01:56pm

Actually girlz education is very necesary but their should b a proper situation. School/ college/ university should b an educational ins, not a love house, not a club.