Sunderland student recovering after Pakistan shooting

A student from Sunderland University, who was shot in the head whilst on holiday with his family in Pakistan, has had pioneering surgery to have the bullet removed.

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Terror victim recovering in hospital

Ummad Farooq is studying for an MBA at Sunderland University and was shot in the head at close-range whilst on holiday in Pakistan with his family.

His newly-wed brother died in the attack, and his father remains in intensive care.

Ummad Farooq was shot in an attack in Pakistan that killed his brother Credit: ITV Central

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