KARACHI – The 68th death anniversary of the Father of the Nation, Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, is being observed with due solemnity.

People from various walks of life are visiting the mausoleum of the great Quaid to pay tributes and offer Fateha.

The representatives of the three services also laid wreaths at the Mazar on behalf of their respective chiefs.

The Deputy Mayor of Karachi, Dr. Arshad Vohra, also laid a floral wreath at the Mazar of the Quaid on behalf of the citizens of Karachi, and offered Fateha.

Various organizations and academic and other bodies are also organizing seminars and ceremonies to pay tributes to Quaid-e-Azam on the occasion.

Newspapers have also published special supplements and television channels are airing special programs to shed light on the life and achievements of the Father of the Nation.