LAHORE – Aiwan-e-Quaid-e-Azam, a state-of-the-art project, would prove an ideological fort and a training centre for the new generation that would impart information about the Pakistan Movement.
Aiwan-e-Quaid is being constructed on the vision of TheNation Editor-in-Chief and Nazaria Pakistan Trust Chairman Majid Nizami for the ideological training of the youth. Former Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif had inaugurated the building, which would be completed in two phases.
The construction work on Phase-I was started on August 2011. A picture gallery about Two-Nation Theory, an auditorium, a documentary and a research centre, Pakistan Ideological Training University, hostels and Yadgar Shuhuda-e-Pakistan would be constructed at the Aiwan.
A need had always been felt by the patriotic Pakistani people that there was not a single memorial in the name of great leader who had founded a country for the Muslims of the sub-continent. Keeping in this mind, Majid Nizami had presented the vision to build Aiwan-e-Quaid.
An auditorium with 1,000 capacity, a research centre and a boarding house for students came from remote areas of the country would add to its glory, the magazine reported.
NPT SITTING: Noted Pakistan Movement Worker Begum Afifa Mamdot will preside over a special sitting regarding “Women and Democracy” at the Aiwan-i-Karkunan Tehrik-i-Pakistan on Wednesday (today).
TheNation Editor-in-Chief and Nazaria-i-Pakistan Trust (NPT) Chairman Majid Nizami will specially precipitate in the seminar.
The speakers include: NPT Vice Chairman Prof Dr Rafique Ahmad, Begum Mehnaz Rafi, Begum Surayya Khurshid, MPA Dr Asma Mamdot, Dr Rashida Quraishi, MPA Ghazala Saad Rafique, MPA Sakina Shaheen, MPA Amna Ulfat and Salman Abid. The NPT has organised the ceremony in collaboration with the Pakistan Movement Workers Trust.
Meanwhile, the students of The Prime School System Thokar Niaz Beig on Tuesday visited Aiwan-i-Karkunan-i-Tehreek-i-Pakistan to attend NPT’s Aghi program. They also saw Pakistan Movement Gallery on the occasion.
Also, mobile ideological units led by their coordinators visited New Era High School, Samanabad, LDA Higher Secondary School Sabzazar, Government High School Gulberg II, Government Model Girls High School Gulberg II, Government Girls High School Pakki Thatti, Government Girls Middle School, Umar Foundation School Bhatti Gate and CDG Boys School Sheranwala Gate Lahore respectively.
The institution heads presided over the ceremonies in the said institutions. In their lectures they lauded the NPT’s role in disseminating the Two Nation Theory to the new generation.