WEB DESK: Abdul Sattar means Servant of the Veiler of Sins, which is Allah. Edhi is exactly what his name means. Abdul Sattar Edhi as an iconic figure and now he is trending in Pakistan as #EdhiHeroOfPakistan on twitter.
For as long as we can remember 68 years to be exact, Edhi has been providing his service to humanity.
Many people came on twitter and shared their views about the great hero.
Edhi began the Edhi Foundation with a mere sum of Rs 5,000 many moons ago. He is now running the world’s largest ambulance service, operating free nursing homes, orphanages, clinics, women’s shelters and rehabilitation centres for drug addicts and mentally ill individuals. Today, the Edhi Foundation runs relief operations in Africa, Middle East, the Caucasus region, Europe and the US.
Local media quoted Edhi saying, “Whatever I’ve done for the poor, the destitute, the orphans and the less fortunate is not for any person or even myself, it’s for Allah. I have always aimed to please Allah”.
Always be there Edhi Sahab, you are one in a million !