|Communication & Media Cell, Calgary – Sunday, August 14th 2011: MQM Canada, Calgary Chapter hosted
an Iftar Dinner to celebrate the blessed month of Ramadan and 64th Independence Day of Pakistan at
Pakistan Calgary Association Hall. The Iftar Dinner was well attended by large number of Canadians
of Pakistani Origin including supporters, workers and the office-bearers of Calgary Chapter of MQM
Canada. The event was also attended by Members of Central Organizing Committee of MQM Canada; Mr.
Pervaiz Iqbal and Mr Shahid Raza Khan.
Hafiz Zarrif recited the Holy Quran to start the event followed by Naat-e-Sharif in a very devout
manner by Anees Sahib and Gulzar Sahib. A very well known scholar from UK, Maulana Rafih Usmani
addressed the gathering about the Islamic principles and the importance of month of Ramadan. To
get the blessings of Ramadan, for the health and long life of Quaid-e-Tehreek, for the success of
MQM, for the forgiveness of Shuhada, for the peace and stability in Pakistan and for the prosperity
of Canada, he offered a very heart warming prayer.
Unit In charge, MQM Calgary Chapter addressed the gathering and thanks every body for their
participations in making this event successful. He also highlighted and supported the welfare activities
of SUN Charity and KKF (Khidmat-e-Khalq Foundation) and urged people to donate Zakat, Fitra and sadqat
Distinguish Pakistanis living in Calgary joined MQM in celebrating 64th Independence Day of our beloved
Program concluded with Iftar Dinner.