by Rubab Shaykh | November 16, 2012 12:57 pm
Abdul Sattar Edhi is one of the famous and noble personalities in Pakistan and in all over the world. Abdul Sattar Edhi was born in 1st January 1928 in a little town of India Bantva. His Mother was died on his age of 19th with a seriously problem of brain or mentally ill. When Pakistan came out in the map of world in 14th August 1947 then Abdul Sattar Edhi Migrate with his family toward Pakistan.
Abdul Sattar Edhi started his life as sales man of cloths in the wholesale market in the biggest city Karachi. He starts his Edhi trust center as establishing a small free dispensary and by make a small welfare trust. Abdul Sattar Edhi got married with a nurse who works on his own welfare trust. His wife Bilquis also help his husband in his work and run a small Maternity home free for the adoption and abandoned babies in Karachi.
Abdul Sattar Edhi’s Foundation is one of the largest charity center which run world’s major ambulance in addition it also operate the world largest free treatment home, women’s accommodation and a free treatment center for the mentally ill persons. Abdul Sattar Edhi was honored with many awards like Silver Jubilee Shield, Social worker of the Sub-continent, Nishan-e-Imtiaz, Pakistan Civic Award, and Shield of honours by the Pakistan Army, Khidmat Award, Human Award and recently Former Prime minister of Pakistan Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani honored him with Nobel peace Prize.
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