SZABIST Commemorates the Birthday of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
On, January 24, 2014, the Social Sciences Department of SZABIST, Karachi organized a memorial lecture session for commemorating the birthday of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto. The keynote speaker for this session was none other
than the prominent figure, Senator Mian Raza Rabbani.
On the occasion, Vice President-Academics, Dr. Amanat Ali Jalbani welcomed the distinguished Senator and highlighted some of his achievements. Moreover, he discussed some of the prominent triumphs of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and his ideology and vision to give science and technology the highest priority in schools, colleges and universities, and make our nation self-reliant in all aspects.
Senator Mian Raza Rabbani, in his talk, further elaborated on the vision and ideology of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and added the criticism that Mr. Bhutto faced for breaking the status quo and encouraging unity through diversity within Pakistan. Senator Rabbani eloquently summed up the life and vision of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto for the audience.
The closing speech for the session was given by Acting President, SZABIST, Ms. Shahnaz Wazir Ali, who underscored some more achievements of Mr. Bhutto such as the establishment of Academy of Letters, University Grants Commission, Allama Iqbal Distant Learning Program, Employee Old Age Benefits Institution (EOBI), Health Security System, Taxila Museum, and many more.
Ms. Wazir Ali thanked the distinguished Senator for reliving with SZABIST the revolutionary life of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and presented him with a token of appreciation for his presence on behalf of SZABIST.