Over a month back I saw this news on some news channel and I planned to add this news here too and dedicated a post to this fellow Pakistani Saeeda Mir who managed to win an international book Writing Competation. The video Below is the news report covering this development. My Gilgit (A Gilgit Blatistan News Blog) reports this story here I on behalf of My Land Pakistan congradulate Miss. Mir and wish her all the best for the future.
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In the hard times when Karachi is soaked in Blood, and threat of terrorsit attacks are always there, floods have hit Pakistan again. At this time every good news seems to be a blow of fresh wind. At the time when world has one preception about us and that is something that starts with a T and ends with T as well, there are many who are working to bring glory home and creating positive image of Pakistan in through out the world. Dr. Umar Saif who is professor at LUMS has been named the Top Innovater in TR35 by MIT. The other is UN Police Officer Shahzadi Gulfam, who brought International Female Peacekeeper award 2011 to Pakistan.
About Officer Gulfam, Dawn Reported:
Last night when I was going to sleep, I was afraid. No my result was not being announced this morning, I was afraid of a progress report. Still that was not my progress report as an individual however it was the progress report of us all as a nation. I am talking about the report of transparency international. The time I, wakeups the report was out in the news. My fear was gone, as Pakistan ranked 34th most corrupt country of the world according to the report. 34th position that is far less then what I was expecting and afraid of. I was expecting to see the word Pakistan in top 20s. I am not saying this all as if I am against my own country. However I am saying this, all because I am angry the way my country is being run and first of all I am responsible for all this. » Read more: Know Who to Blame