KARACHI, Dec 25,2021- The change of guards ceremony was held at the mausoleum of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan, on his birthday.
The nation is celebrating 146th birthday of Father of the Nation Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah today (Saturday), with renewed commitment to work hard for progress and prosperity of the country.
The national flag is being hoisted at all public and private buildings across the country.
The day is a public holiday. A number of events, including seminars, debates and exhibitions, will be held both at official and civil society levels to highlight life, achievements and different aspects of personality of the Quaid-e-Azam.
A large number of people from all walks of life are visiting the mausoleum to pay tribute to Mr Jinnah for the services he rendered for creating a separate homeland for the Muslims of the subcontinent.
Mr Jinnah was a lawyer by profession and a politician. He served as the leader of All-India Muslim League from 1913 until Pakistan’s independence on Aug 14, 1947, and then as Pakistan’s first governor general until his death on Sept 11, 1948.
PM Imran Khan’s message
Prime Minister Imran Khan in his message on the occasion of birth anniversary of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, has emphasized upon youth to adopt Quaid’s attributes of honesty, hard work, perseverance and dedication.
He said we as a nation need to adopt these attributes to realize Quaid’s vision of a developed, progressive and tolerant Pakistan.
The Prime Minister said Muhammad Ali Jinnah realized importance of a separate homeland for Muslims of the subcontinent where all citizens could enjoy freedom of faith, occupation and equal opportunities.
Armed Forces pay tribute to Quaid on his birth day
Pakistan Armed Forces of Pakistan have paid tribute to Father of the Nation; Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah on his 145th Birth Anniversary.
Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), in a tweet, stressed that Quaid’s vision of a peaceful and progressive Pakistan following principles of Unity, Faith and Discipline is imperative for our success as a nation.