December 25th, 2020 Pakistan celebrates144th birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation Mohamad Ali Jinnah
The day was marked with a change of guard ceremony held at Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah’s mausoleum in Karachi on Monday morning.
Sindh Governor Imran Ismail and Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah visited the mausoleum of Quaid-e-Azam, offered Fatehaand laid floral wreaths.
The two dignitaries also penned their comments in the guests’ book.
President Dr. Arif Alvi and Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan in their separate messages paid tribute to Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. And have urged the nation to follow the footsteps of great Quaid in all walks of life and make Pakistan a strong and prosperous country.
In his message, President Alvi said, “We should reaffirm our commitment to building a state that respects the diversity of its people and provides equal opportunities to its citizens irrespective of their religion, caste, creed or colour.”
“On this day, we must also remember the people of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, who are being subjected to the worst kind of state-terrorism for over seven decades,” the president maintained.
PM Imran Khan in his message to the nation said, “Let us live the Quaid’s ideals of Unity, Faith, and Discipline with a renewed national spirit so that we make this country rise above all seen and unseen challenges.”
He said that Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah had a firm faith in God and His Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) which guided him through a long journey comprising of ordeals, deceptions, and dejections but culminating in grandeur, décor, and eternity.