Bashir Ahmad Rehmani
Minister of State for National Health Services Regulations and Coordination, Saira Afzal Tarar has said that Islam and our constitution provides guaranty of women rights and Islam bestowed golden principals of protection of women rights, respect and honour 14 centuries ago.
Addressing a ceremony held at Hafizabad in connection with observing International Women’s Rights Day, she said that Pakistani women were playing their pivotal role in progress and prosperity of the country and serving in different fields of life including politics, civil services, social welfare, education, health, business, engineering, defense and police department.
She said that our women were working equally to women of developed countries and showing their worth in various fields of life but regretfully some elements were presenting negative image of Pakistani women in abroad.
She said that character and dress of women better and lower their respect in the society. She particularly stressed upon the women to focus on the character building of their children to create healthy atmosphere and to brighten their talents.
Women have to follow teaching of Islam for presenting herself as role model in domestic and external life for constituting real Islamic society as well as for making ideal domestic life, she said.