Sindh Minister for Women Development Shehla Raza has said that Pakistan is a welfare state but we have to give priority to setting up factories instead of orphanages in the country and create more decent employment opportunities for the people.
She expressed these views while attending and addressing the 5th Grand Mall of Smiles under “Cure Pakistan Welfare” as a special guest.
Sindh Minister for Women Development Shehla Raza said that this event is unique in its kind because the orphans participating in it were provided essential items free of cost keeping in view their needs.
He said that the Qur’an and Hadith also prove that orphans should be treated with utmost compassion while the reward of the owner of the property for their sustenance or meeting their needs in every possible way is many times greater.
The minister said that those who are increasingly participating in such charitable activities are causing admiration and spreading smiles on the faces of orphans and helpless children.
Sindh Minister for Women Development Shehla Razasaid that we must also ensure that the children raised in orphanages get better education and training, make their mark in the society and play their role in the development of the country and the nation.
Sindh Minister for Women Development Shehla Raza appreciated the efforts of Cure Pakistan Welfare and congratulated them on the successful conduct of the program. The provincial minister also distributed gifts to orphans.
Hundreds of children from most of the city’s orphanages participated in the program, which also provided children with everything they needed, including laptops, free of charge.