SIALKOT: The people celebrated 137th birth anniversary of Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah the founder of Pakistan with traditional zeal, enthusiasm and fervour amid tight security in district’s four Sialkot , Daska, Sambrial and Pasrur tehsils. Several meetings held by the religious, political parties and NGOs to mark the importance of the Day and to pay rich tributes and homage to the Muhammad Ali Jinnah. The speakers urged the Pakistanis to unite and reclaim the values which Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah bequeathed to the nation as his heritage. “They wished to felicitate the nation on Quaid’s birth anniversary and urged the people to forge unity in their ranks to preserve and protect their democratic and political rights and thereby make Pakistan a shining example of prosperity and progress,” They said the birthday of Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah is a day of rededication to the ideals and principles of the Father of Nation.
“It is a day of introspection and reflection to pause and ponder as to what steps we can take to protect the ideals and principles for which the Quaid created this homeland,” they said. They narrated that Quaid created Pakistan for the welfare of the masses, adding “We cannot allow the country and the people remain caught in a cycle of poverty, unemployment, and despondency.”