New Delhi: Ghalib guru, the son of executed Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, has appealed that a passport be issued in his name as he has bagged a scholarship in a medical school in Turkey. 

I appeal that I should get a passport. I also have an Aadhaar card. If I get a passport, I can avail international medical scholarship,” News agency ANI quoted him as saying.

ANI released a video of Ghalib Guru where he could be heard saying that he wants to obtain a passport next.

Meanwhile, Ghalib told a leading daily that he would be a proud Indian citizen when he got his passport.

Last year, Ghalib Afzal Guru, cleared his Class XII Jammu and Kashmir State Board Examination with distinction. Ghalib scored 88.2 per cent (441) marks in his Class XII boards. He had secured more than 95 per cent in his Class X examination two years ago.

In 2016, Ghalib had said that he wanted to become a doctor. He had said that he wanted to pursue Medical Education and become a doctor as it is the dream of his parents and family.

Afzal Guru was also pursuing Medical Education before he left his course midway. He was executed in 2013 for his role in Parliament terror attack case.