Pakistan observes Fatima Jinnah’s 52nd death anniversary

03:24 PM | 9 Jul, 2019
Pakistan observes Fatima Jinnah’s 52nd death anniversary
KARACHI - The 52nd death anniversary of Madr e Millat, Miss. Fatima Jinnah, the younger sister and close comrade of Quaid e Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah are being observed on Tuesday(today).

Miss Jinnah had passed away on July 9, 1967 in Karachi soon after spearheading an election campaign in both the eastern and western wings of the country.

Masses had and still hold her in high esteem for her contribution to Pakistan Movement and also leading the people to head on towards their much-cherished dream of strong democratic norms and culture in the country established through the power of votes.

Pakistanis remember the great lady on her 52nd death anniversary, paid tribute on social media:

Quran Khawani is being held at the graveyard located on the premises of Quaid e Azam's mausoleum. Also, different organizations also plan to arrange seminars to pay tribute to the first of the women leaders of the country.

Mohtarma Fatima Jinnah remains one of the most honoured leaders in Pakistan, with nearly half a million people attending her funeral in Karachi.