A cycle rally was launched yesterday under the banner of PAT Youth Wing.
The purpose behind organizing the rally is to spread the message of peace and change
of system. The people belonging to various walks of gathered at the Mazar-e-Quaid
Karachi and saw off the rally with Dua. The chief guest on the occasion was PAT
Secretary General Khurram Nawaz Gandapur.
Speaking at the launching ceremony, Khurram Nawaz Gandapur said that the youth
will play their role ridding the country of terrorists, extremists, corrupt elements
and those indulging in bribery. He said that they are promoting Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri’s
message of a peaceful Pakistan which is free of corruption. He said that it has
happened for the first time in history of the country that the youths belonging
to an organization are going on a countrywide tour of the country for a month to
express their love of the motherland. He said that the message of the caravan is
love, promotion of inter-provincial and intersect harmony.
The PAT General said that it is due to corruption that Pakistan’s image as Islamic,
welfare and democracy polity has suffered a great deal. He warned that if corrupt
politicians were not got rid of, the future of the succeeding generations will become
bleak as well. He said that the living nations do not put up with the corrupt and
compromised leaders for such a long period of time as is being done here in Pakistan.
The PAT leader said that whether it is Panama leaks or the news leak, the history
is being written as to which personalities and institutions played their legal and
moral responsibility and which characters gave legal, political and social protection
to the corrupt characters. He said that both of such people will become part of
Addressing the launching ceremony, Mazhar Alvi, central leader of PAT Youth League,
said that the cycle caravan will reach APS Peshawar after a journey of 30 days where
tributes will be paid to the martyred children. He said that in addition to the
Youth workers, ten professional cyclists are part of the caravan. He said that the
caravan will pass through several cities such as Hyderabad, Ghotki, Rohri, Nawab
Shah, Rahim Yar Khan, Sadiqabad, Bahawalpur to Multan to Lahore on December 5. He
said that MQI President Dr Hussain Mohi-ud-Din Qadri will be the chief guest at
the ceremony to be held on December 5, adding that the caravan will reach Peshawar
on December 16 after passing through different cities.
MQI and PAT Karachi leaders such as Qazi Zahid Hussain, Mirza Junaid Ali, Mansoor
Qasim, Fahim Ahmad and others also spoke at the ceremony. The MQI office bearers
attended the ceremony and saw off the caravan of cycle from Karachi.