Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 05:33:39 am
A Tribute to Abdul Sattar Edhi
July 09, 2021

Abdul Sattar Edhi was born on February 28, 1928, in Gujarat before partition of the sub-continent. He started welfare services in Pakistan in 1951.

He established world's largest volunteer ambulance network along with shelters for homeless people, animals and orphanages across the country.

Many international and national awards, including Asian Noble, the Lenin Peace Prize and Nishan-e-Imtiaz were bestowed upon him in recognition of his services for humanity.

Edhi’s foundation has provided relief in Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Iran, Lebanon, Sri Lanka, Croatia, Indonesia and the United States.

He breathed his last on this day in 2016 at the age of 88 in Karach

Voice : Eatisam Ul Haq

Production: PBC Karachi