KARACHI, Sep 11 (APP): President Dr. Arif Alvi on Friday visited mausoleum of founder of Pakistan Quaid-e-Azam, Muhammad Ali Jinnah to pay homage to the great leader on his death anniversary here.
President Dr. Arif Alvi laid a floral wreath, offered Fateha, and paid rich tributes to the great leader in his remarks in the visitors’ book.
Accompanied with Governor Sindh Imran Ismail and Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah, the President in a chat with media said they were here at the mausoleum of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah to pay tributes tp to the Quaid for his persistent struggle for a separate homeland for the people of Pakistan.
He said “we all will work together for the development of Pakistan and Quaid-e-Azam’s city Karachi”. Speaking about the Rs 1100 billion Karachi package, President Dr. Arif Alvi termed it an excellent package for development of Karachi and said the projects under the package have to be completed jointly by the Federal and Sindh government within three years, he added.
President Dr. Arif Alvi rejected all misgivings about Karachi package and said he was confident that Rs 1100 billion Karachi Package would be fully completed through hard work.
He said that he has requested to the Federal and Sindh governments, to continue this cooperation in the future to improve the situation of entire Sindh by working together to mitigate the sufferings of the countrymen.
President Dr. Arif Alvi said that the situation due to coronavirus has significantly improved in Pakistan and the country has contained it with the blessings of Allah Almighty as well as joint efforts and cooperation of all segments of the society.
President Dr. Arif Alvi observed that Allah Almighty has definitely showered his blessings on Pakistan to contain coronavirus because the government helped the poorest of the poor sections through Ehsaas program while the philanthropists, ulema, media, doctors, para-medical staff and all segments of society played their due role to control the pandemic.
After improvement in coronavirus situation in Pakistan, the world was learning from the experiences of different countries, and Pakistan was among those countries, he said.
President Dr. Arif Alvi was of the view that now the Nation wa fully ready to join the comity of developed nations.