ISLAMABAD, Dec 30 (APP): Advisor to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz on Wednesday urged the need of following the Quaid’s guiding principles to achieve success in every segment of life and economy.
“Hard-work, honesty and democratic approach were the main three pillars of the personality of the founder of nation, and we can achieve success in every segment of life by following his golden principles,” Sartaj Aziz said while speaking as chief guest at a function organized by Sir
Syed Memorial Society to celebrate Quaid Day here at Sir Syed Academy.
Advisor to the PM on Foreign Affairs said, Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah as a student worked hard and achieved success by proving himself as the best lawyer of India.
He said it was Quaid’s honesty, political wisdom and farsightedness that he did not compromise on principles and demanded separate electorate for the Muslims of India, which ultimately led to the creation of Pakistan due to thumping majority (90% seats) achieved by the All India Muslim League in 1946 elections.
Sartaj Aziz further said that Quaid-e-Azam believed in peaceful democratic struggle, as he did not converted the dream of Pakistan into reality through violence but with the peaceful democratic struggle and effective strategy.
He urged the youth to follow the footsteps of Quaid-e-Azam and his principles to achieve success in their lives.
Sartaj Aziz showered praise on the students of formal and non-formal educational institutions of Islamabad, who presented tribute to the founder of Pakistan with their exceptional performance on the occasion.
Brig (Retd) Iqbal Shafi, founder of Sir Syed Memorial Society and a renowned Pakistan Movement worker, in his remarks on the occasion paid rich tribute to the founder of nation, Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah.
He recalled his golden memories of working with Quaid-e-Azam during the Pakistan Movement.
Brig ® Shafi thanked Sartaj Aziz for attending the function and also for his contribution for the Sir Syed Memorial Society.
Dr. Muhammad Shoaib from the Center for Advanced Studies in Engineering (CASE) in his remarks on the occasion highlighted the contribution of CASE in promoting higher studies in Pakistan.