FM appreciates vast contribution of Pakistani women to society
Women empowerment will continue ahead, says Qureshi
ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi yesterday said that the women in Pakistan have played a vital role in shaping the future of the globe and the nation.
In his message on the eve of International Women’s Day which is being celebrated today, FM said that our country wholeheartedly celebrates all the achievements of women in divergent fields including the politics, sports, economy, across the globe.
“Pakistani women are known for their resilience, intelligence, perseverance and incredibly strong-will”, said Qureshi
While praising the massive contribution of women, foreign minister was of the view that whether it is about political leaders to members of the armed forces or the human rights, entertainment etc our women did their all best efforts and hard work in making Pakistan proud.
“We truly honour the women’s role and contribution, for our people, society and Pakistan and added that Pakistan is fully inclined towards women empowerment and emancipation.”
Qureshi citing the examples of Madr-e-Millat Mohtarma Fatima Jinnah, Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto, Asma Jahangir, Malala Yusufzai said that the contribution of theses women for our society and country is worth to be praised at every forum as they all did an incredible job in making the name of Pakistan globally.