From Germany to Layyah: Pakistani completes 10,000km journey on bicycle
In March 2015, Ali packed his bags. It was longer and harder. It took him almost six months to reach Pakistan from Sivas in Turkey.
From Turkey, Ali departed for Iran where he took the old Silk Route to move through Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and China to finally reach Pakistan. It took him 176 days in total to complete his journey from Germany to Pakistan; 52 days in 2011 and 124 in 2015.