Islamabad: (Raja Furqan Ahmed) Our success lies in following the words and principles of Quaid-e-Azam. These views were expressed by Prof. Fateh Mohammad Malik in the national seminar on the theme of “Hum Pakistani” In his presidential address.
Ifthikhar Arif, Dr Aslam Ansari, were present in the praesidium while Dr Ehsan Akbar, Amjad Islam Amjad and Munir Ahmad Badini were the special guests. Muhammad Hassan Hasrat (Gilgit Baltistan) Dr Rubina Tareen (Punjab), Dr Sajid Awan (Islamabad), Munir Ahmad Badini (Balochistan), Abasin Yousafzai (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa), Ahmad Ataullah (Kashmir), Farhat Jabeen Virik(Islamabad) expressed their views. Chairman PAL, present keynote addresses on the subject. The proceedings were conducted by Rubab Tabassum.
Prof Fateh Mohammad Malik said that we have succeeded in following the words and principles of Quaid-e-Azam. Iftikhar Arif said that Iqbal and Quaid-e-Azam were connected in terms of thought and ideology. He said that we should make our new generation aware of the thoughts and ideas of Quaid-e-Azam. Dr Aslam Ansari said that Quaid-e-Azam had an amazing personality. They organized our collective self and awakened the national consciousness. Dr Ehsan Akbar said that Quaid-e-Azam was a great thinker and politician. His enemies also appreciated his abilities. It was due to his tireless struggle that we got Pakistan. Dr Yusuf Khushk, Chairman, PAL said that we celebrate the birthday of Quaid-e-Azam every year because we are able to build and shape Pakistan according to the vision of the Quaid. And we have to account for how far we are from our destination.
He said that Allama Iqbal presented a map of Pakistan in his Allahabad address. And the Pakistan Resolution was passed on March 23, 1940. Chairman PAL, said that literature of Pakistani languages is full of Tehreek-e-Pakistan and national sentiments.
Amjad Islam Amjad said that both Iqbal and Quaid-e-Azam wanted to see the new generation in line with modern requirements, we should prepare our new generation for the challenges of the modern world.
Munir Ahmad Badini said that Khudabakhsh Murree and Gul Khan Naseer have played an important role in Balochi literature in terms of Balochi culture and values.
Muhammad Hassan Hasrat, Dr Rubina Tareen, Dr Sajid Awan, Dr Abasin Yousafzai, Ahmad Attaullah and Farhat Jabeen Virik presented his papers on the topics of Zikr-e-Quaid in Pakistani poetry which benefited a large number of attendees, listeners and online people.