KARACHI  – Sindh Caretaker Chief Minister Justice (r) Zahid Qurban Alvi Thursday performed the inauguration of the 6th annual exhibition of the All Pakistan Memon Federation.

He said that the city of Karachi was the economic and commercial hub of the country.

The maintenance of law and order would help to spur the commercial activities in the metropolis, he said.

The Caretaker CM was optimistic that the usual hustle bustle would be restored soon in the city and that the law and order would be maintained.

He also lauded the contributions of the Memon and the Gujrati community in the country especially in the realms of health and education. Alvi further pointed out that a number of trusts, schools and hospitals were established by these two communities. He also spoke of the malady of Thalassemia and added that an ordinance would be introduced making the Thalassemia test mandatory before the marriage.

The President of the Federation, Abdul Aziz Memon and General Secretary, Abdul Ghani Banghra, also spoke on the occasion and apprised of the aims and objectives of the event.

The Caretaker CM also distributed shields among the sponsors and organisers of the exhibition.