3-day Quaid e Azam birthday celebration begins at SMIU.


KARACHI -- A threeday extravaganza to celebrate 144th birthday of the Father of the Nation Q u a i d - e - A z a m Muhammad Ali Jinnah formally began on Monday at his alma mater, the Sindh Madressatul Islam University (SMIU). Advisor to Sindh Chief Minister on Law, Environment and Coastal Development, Barrister Murtaza Wahab opened the celebrations at the Inner Courtyard of the University's historical building. Addressing the students, faculties and guests,

Barrister Murtaza Wahab said Quaid-e-Azam had always been his ideal and an irreplaceable role model. He said during his school days he had frequently read about the Sindh Madressatul Islam where the Quaid had received his initial education; and it was a great honour for him to address its students and faculties in the heart of that stunning historical building. He said: 'It is a huge honour for me that I am speaking in this building in front of you all.' He said it was not that simple that led to the creation of Pakistan as this country was the product of a long and enduring struggle by Quaid-e-Azam and his companions. 'Now, it is our duty to serve this country by showing great character...

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