MUZAFFARABAD: Azad Jammu and Kashmir, on Wednesday, will observe the death anniversary of the founding father of Pakistan, Quaid e Azam, Muhammad Ali Jinnah with utmost reverence and respect.
Social, governmental and political organizations will pay tribute to Pakistan’s founding father, Muhammad Ali Jinnah on his 71st death anniversary. The organizations will host simple programs at different forums in Muzaffarabad, Rawalkot, and Mirpur.
The day will begin with special prayers in mosques for the integrity, solidarity, and prosperity of Pakistan and AJK. The prayers will also seek the freedom of Indian occupied Kashmir, that has been under severe lockdown for the past 37 days.
Moreover, special events will take place to observe the death anniversary of Quaid-e-Azam, Muhammad Ali Jinnah. The ceremonies will be held in all districts and tehsil headquarters of Azad Jammu & Kashmir under the auspices of various social, political and intellectual organizations with due solemnity and reverence through recalling the heroic struggle of the Muslims of the subcontinent under the dynamic leadership of Quaid-e-Azam.
Speakers will pay tributes to the founder of Pakistan besides, highlighting his hectic life, ideas, and achievements which led to the establishment of the separate homeland for the Muslims of the Sub-continent. It will also include the current struggle which the Muslims of Indian occupied Kashmiri are going through.
From the 1930s, Jinnah suffered from tuberculosis. It was his sister and few other close aides, who knew about his condition. It was only after one year of creation of Pakistan, Jinnah died in Karachi on September 11, 1948, at the age of 71.