The 53rd death anniversary of Madr-e-Millat Fatima Jinnah is being observed with reverence and respect across the country on Thursday.
She was the younger sister of the founder of Pakistan, Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah and stood by him during the Pakistan Movement in the 1940s.
Various political parties and women wings of different organizations have arranged conferences and seminars to highlight the services rendered by Madr-e-Millat Fatima Jinnah in Pakistan Movement.
She 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 still hold her in high esteem for her contribution to the Pakistan Movement and also leading the people towards their much-cherished dream of strong democratic norms and culture in the country established through the power of votes.
Special arrangements are being made for Quran Khwani at her grave located on the premises of Quaid-i-Azam’s mausoleum while different organizations will arrange seminars to pay tribute to first of the women leaders of the country.