KARACHI  - Chhipa Welfare Association (CWA) Patron-in-chief and eminent human rights activist, Ramzan Chhipa was awarded with the Sitara-e-Imtiaz, a civil award, by the President Asif Ali Zardari on March 23, The Pakistan Day, in recognition of his untiring struggle for the service to the ailing humanity.

Soon after the announcement was made, a lot of people from all walks of life had felicitated the CWA Patron-in-chief for being awarded with the national civil award for his philanthropic contributions.

The people had sent their welcoming messages through fax, emails, post cards, SMS and telephone.

Ramzan Chhipa had thanked all his well wishers that had felicitated him for being conferred upon with the national award, Sitara-e-Imtiaz.

Ramzan Chhipa had said that the recognition of his services to the humanity was with the support and contribution of the people. He also expressed his hopes that the people would continue to supporting the CWA for further enhancement of his philanthropic network.