'Malala Day' petition handed to Pakistani High Commission

Marie Staunton (left) of Plan UK and UN and Plan UK youth representative David Crone at the Pakistan High Commission in London. Credit: PA Wire

A schoolboy has presented a petition in support of injured Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai on a global day of action for girls' education.

David Crone, a UN and Plan UK youth representative from Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, handed the petition to a member of staff at the commission in Knightsbridge this afternoon.

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Petition leads 'Malala Day'

A schoolboy has presented a petition in support of the injured Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai today on a global day of action for girls' education. Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown declared today as 'Malala Day'.