Pakistan Remembers Abdul Sattar Edhi on His Second Death Anniversary

The second death anniversary of prominent philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi is being observed today.

Edhi was the founder of the Edhi Foundation, which became famous for running the largest volunteer ambulance network in the world. The foundation also runs homeless shelters, animal shelters, rehab centers and orphanages across the country.

He was born on February 28, 1928 in Gujarat before the partition of the sub-continent and departed from this world on July 8, 2016 at the age of 88 in Karachi.

Abdul Sattar Edhi was honoured with several awards for his selfless services in the cause of humanity, both on the national and international level.

Social media was also swarmed with messages about the iconic humanitarian all day