Today, Pakistan solemnly observes the 75th death anniversary of its founding father and the man who led the nation to independence, Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. In a day marked by reflection and homage, special events and broadcasts have been organized across the country to pay tribute to this iconic figure in Pakistan’s history.
In Karachi, the heart of Pakistan where Jinnah’s mausoleum, Mazar-e-Quaid, stands tall, Quran Khawani (recitation of the Quran) and Fateha Khawani (recitation of prayers) are being held. These spiritual ceremonies offer a moment of contemplation and remembrance for the man who played a pivotal role in shaping Pakistan’s destiny.
To ensure that the legacy of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah lives on, Radio Pakistan and Pakistan Television are broadcasting special programs throughout the day. These broadcasts aim to celebrate the life and achievements of Jinnah, emphasizing his unmatched services in securing Pakistan’s freedom.
Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar shared his thoughts on this significant day, emphasizing the importance of honoring Jinnah’s vision. He stated that there is no better way to pay homage to the founder of Pakistan than by striving to make Pakistan an Islamic welfare state. Kakar urged the nation to come together, transcending differences, and working tirelessly for the development of Pakistan.
He acknowledged the challenging times Pakistan is currently facing and underscored the need to uphold the principles of Jinnah, especially during these trying periods.
Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s legacy as a visionary leader, statesman, and advocate for a free and independent Pakistan endures through the annals of history. His unwavering commitment to the cause of Pakistan’s creation and his relentless pursuit of the nation’s welfare continue to inspire generations of Pakistanis.
On this 75th death anniversary, the people of Pakistan pause to reflect on Jinnah’s remarkable journey and the principles he espoused. As the nation looks to the future, it does so with the guiding light of its founding father’s vision, striving for unity, development, and the realization of Pakistan’s full potential as a prosperous and inclusive Islamic welfare state.