ISLAMABAD (APP) - On the occasion of the birthday of Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Shaheed and in tribute to her lifes struggle for democracy, human rights, the women improvement and social causes, the leadership of Pakistan Peoples Party has decided to institute Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Shaheed Award. The Award signifies her life long commitment for democracy and the welfare of the people. She was acclaimed not only as an unequal leader of Pakistan but was also recognised as a visionary of her time. A committee was constituted under the chairmanship of Asif Ali Zardari, President of Pakistan / Co-Chairperson PPP to decide the Awards. Members of the committee include: Asif Ali Zardari President of Pakistan/Co-Chairperson of PPP (Chairman); Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani Prime Minister of Pakistan/Vice Chairman, PPP (Vice Chairman); Bilawal Bhutto Zardari Chairperson, PPP (Member); Syed Qaim Ali Shah President, PPP, Sindh (Member); Zahir Ali Shah President, PPP, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Member); Senator, Haji Lashkari Raisani Acting President, PPP, Balochistan (Member); Samiullah Khan Acting President,, PPP, Punjab (Member) and Ms Shahnaz Wazir Ali (Coordinator). According to a Press release issued by the PM House here on Monday, after deliberation the committee decided on the following awards, which have been announced by the Prime Minister/Vice Chairperson PPP, Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani on behalf of the President/Co-Chairperson, PPP, Asif Ali Zardari:- 1. Democracy: Aung San Su Kyi She has remained under detention and house arrest by the Burmese Military Junta for over the years and challenged the continued dictatorship in Burma. 2. Human Rights: IA Rehman He has been at the forefront of the struggle for greater human rights and is also a well-known peace activist. 3. Philanthropy: Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak She is the founding President of UAE Women Association which was established in 1973. Her Highness has been known for her concerted campaign for the cause of promoting welfare and well-being of women in the UAE. 4. Women Empowerment: Her Highness Sheikh Mowza She has been actively engaged in education and other social reforms in Qatar for over the years. She currently serves as Chairperson of Qatar Foundation of Education Science and Community Development NGO.