HAKIM SAEED AWARDS BY HAMDARD
On 23rd of October 2018 Hakim Saeed Awards were held at Mohatta Palace by HAMDARD in Karachi. This ceremony was dedicated to the services of Shaheed Hakim Saeed and to pay tribute to those who are pride of our nation.
This year they decided to change their corporate identity in order to connect with the younger audience. The new logo was also unveiled
A number of moments were memorable
Almost all the eyes were wet when Talat Hussain narrated “BACHPAN KI SHARARATEIN of HAKIM SAEED”
QAWWALI – ISHQ PAKISTAN
The qawwali “Ishq Pakistan” was mesmerizing there and really made the night.
1 – AITZAZ HASAN
Aitzaz Hasan was awarded the Bravery Award. His father received it for him.
2 – DR. ADIB RIZVI
The legend who is still performing 2 transplants daily at this age was awarded for his services to our nation. On behalf of Prof. Dr. Syed Adib ul Hasan Rizvi, Prof. Naqi Zafar received his award.
3 – MASOOD AHMED BARKATI
Masood Ahmed Barkati, the editor of hamdard Naunehaal, devoted his life for the cause. He was awarded Liifetime Achievement Award. His wife received it.
4 – SARFARAZ AHMED
The Champions Trophy winning Captain Sarfaraz Ahmed was awarded for his services to the game and for his remarkable performance as the Captain. Chishti Mujahid received the award on behalf of Sarfaraz.
5 – MADAM BUSHRA REHMAN
Madam Bushra Rehman was awarded in the category of Arts & Culture, Literature and Sports. A gifted novelist, phenomenal dramatist and an extra-ordinary columnist, Bushra Rehman’s contributions towards arts and culture are truly outstanding.
6 – SISTER RUTH LEWIS
Her name will never need any introduction. She was awarded in the category of Leaders, Visionaries and Social Change Makers.
7 – AMJAD ISLAM AMJAD
The famous poet Amjad Islam Amjad was awarded in the category of Arts & Culture, Literature & Sports.
8 – ANWAR MAQSOOD
The living legend Anwar Maqsood was awarded in the category of Arts & Culture, Literature & Sports.
9 – DR. ATTA UR REHMAN
Dr. Atta Ur Rehman was awarded in the category of Leaders, Visionaries and Social Change Makers.
10 – DR. ABDUL BARI KHAN
Dr. Abdul Bari Khan was also awarded in the category of Leaders, Visionaries and Social Change Makers.
THE HAKIM SAEED AWARDS was not just a corporate relaunch. By recognizing the services of all these visionaries our new generation is reminded of who are role models should be. The event also reminded us of the times when we were kids and used to read Naunehaal.