LAHORE - Rich tribute paid to Maulana Zafar Ali Khan and other prominent leaders of the Independence Movement on the eve of Independence Day.

A special function was organised at the illuminated mausoleum of Maulana Zafar Ali Khan at Karam Abad, Wazirabad. DCO Gujranwala Azmat Mahmood, along with Justice (retd) lftikhar Cheema, Professor Mustansar Hussain Gondal and other participants, laid floral wreath and offered Fateha. Whereas, police presented guard of honour during the ceremony.

Chairman Maulana Zafar Ali Khan Trust, Khalid Mahmood, delivered his message to general public that the Independence leader rendered meritorious services to the nation, adding that we should recall them often and should also adopt his teachings for our guidance.

Mujeeb ur Rehman Shami said that Maulana set principles for the journalists, which are true guidelines of every journalist.

Thousands of people visited Maulana’s mausoleum throughout the day and prayed for the prosperity, solidarity and integrity of the country.