President Arif Alvi confers Nishan-i-Pakistan Award on Bohra community head
ISLAMABAD (92 News) - President Dr Arif Alvi on Tuesday conferred Nishan-i-Pakistan Award on Dr Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, head of Bohra Community, in recognition of his services for Pakistan in the field of spiritual guidance and social services.
The investiture ceremony was held at Aiwan-e-Sadr in Islamabad. He has been conferred the award under Article 259(2) and Awards Act 1975.
APP adds: Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaarul Kakar lauded the services of the Bohra community for the progress of the country, saying that the government and nation valued their positive contribution.
The prime minister was talking to Dr Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, the spiritual leader of the Dawoodi Bohra community, who led an eight-member delegation at the PM House.
PM Kakar felicitated Dr Saifuddin on being awarded the Nishan-e-Pakistan in recognition to his services for the country. He expressed confidence that the Bohra community would continue to play their role for the progress and development of the country.
The delegation appreciated the prime minister’s stance presented on climate change at the international level and the government’s efforts to promote interfaith harmony.