ISLAMABAD – Secretary General of Pakistan Muslim League Quaid (PML-Q) and Chairman Senate Defence Committee, Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed has said the calendar of Pakistan’s founding year 1947 and 2014 have not only similarities in the sequence of days but also in sense that 1947 was year of withdrawal of the British Empire from the region and hopefully 2014 will be proven as the year of withdrawal of US and NATO forces from the neighboring country, Afghanistan.
He was addressing to an interactive session ‘Catch the Moment with Mushahid Hussain’ organized by NUST Bazm-e-Pakistan (NBPK) to discuss the country’s past, present, future, successes and failures.
Senator Mushahid Hussain, paying rich tribute to Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah, termed him the man of character who changed the destinies of millions of Muslims of sub-continent. “Women and Youth Wing were the most effective wings of Muslim League of that time, under the dynamic leadership of Quad-e-Azam, who played the vital role in the independence of Pakistan and without the practical support of his sister and mother of nation Mohatarma Fatima Jinnah, it was quite difficult to achieve the goal”.
He addressed the students. The senator further expressed that the unconditional and blind support of Muslim people to their beloved leader was the actual force behind this historic achievement.
Senator Mushahid Hussain, while highlighting the achievements of Pakistan, said the country’s positive contributions for international community are widely recognized and specially acknowledged by the Muslim countries like Bosnia, Afghanistan and Arab states who consider Pakistan as “source of strength and inspiration” and thankful for the support during their independence movements.
The senator concluded that the bright future of Pakistan is in the hands of no one but educated and talented youth who will move Pakistan forward toward peace and prosperity.