LAHORE – Nawa-e-Waqt Group Chairman Majid Nizami has said that the Pakistan Ideology and Two-Nation Theory are the basis of Pakistan. He said that Allama Muhammad Iqbal had presented the idea of Pakistan and called Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah from London to turn the dream into reality in shape of Pakistan’s creation.

He was addressing a sitting held at Hameed Nizami Hall here on Thursday in connection with the completion of his 50 years of Editorship. Pir Syed Kabeer Ali Shah, Sajjada Nasheen of Chora Sharif and founder of the Chadar Orh Tehreek organised the sitting. People from different walks of life attended the session and present bouquets to the editor. Majid Nizami also cut a cake on the occasion. Justice (rtd) Aftab Farrukh, Shahid Rasheed, Rafaqat Riaz, Pir Syed Ahmed Sabtain, Pir Faqeer Raza Mujadadi, Pir Sufi Bashir, Taj Khan, Pir Nauman Mujadadi and others were prominent among participants.

Speakers praised Majid Nizami for his daring and courageous role as an editor during last 50 years.

They prayed that may Allah Almighty give him courage to continue with the same spirit. They also prayed for the good health and long life of Majid Nizami.

They appreciated the services of the editor of TheNation for doing efforts to secure the ideological boundaries of Pakistan.

Majid Nizami thanked the participants for arranging sitting in his honour and said he never compromised on principals through out his life. He requested them to pray for him that Allah keep him strong in future life as well.

 He said that he never hesitated to utter Kalma Haq at front of any dictator from Ayoub Khan to Pervez Musharraf. He said the Nawa-e-Waqt Group would continue with its mission of never compromising on principals.