MQM New York Celebrates Quaid’s 54TH Birthday In An Iftar Party. (Sep-18-2007)
MQM New York celebrated Quaid e Teahreek’s Birthday in an Iftar Party held in a local hotel in Long Island, New York last Saturday. This was a combined event of MQM New York Unit and all the wings of MQM USA working in New York with MQM New York Unit. The workers, supporters, intellectuals, poets, journalists, doctors and people attended the event from all walks of life in New York. Worth mentioning is the attendance of famous travelogue writer and stalwart of Urdu literature Mr. Qamar Ali Abbasi and his wife, former TV and Radio star, Ms, Neelofer Abbasi who came all the way from Albany to attend the Birthday celebrations. Those who spoke at the occasion include the members of Youth Wing, the members of Unit Committee, the members of Gahwarah e Adab, Prof. Younus Sharar, Ms. Neelofer Abbasi, and Mr. Qamar Ali Abbasi. The speakers elaborated on the life of Quaid e Tehreek and emphasized on the message coming from his life. Mr. Qamar Ali Abbasi said that Mr. Altaf Hussain is the only ray of hope for this falling nation and if anybody can put the nation back on track is Mr. Altaf Hussain. At the end of the event member Central committee MQM USA, Khalida Shuja Baji highlighted the social and welfare work for the poor and needy and under the banner of Sun Charity USA, and requested for Zakat and Fitra. The event ended at cake cutting ceremony by The Youth Wing, which was followed by dinner.