Islamabad:The Embassy of Azerbaijan hosted iftar dinner to the beneficiaries of Pakistan Sweet home (Beyt-ul-Mal, Pakistan) at Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Peshawar, Quetta, Zhob, Karachi, Larkana, Nawabshah cities of Pakistan on behalf of Mrs. Mehriban Aliyeva, the First Lady of Azerbaijan, President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation, goodwill Ambassador of UNESCO and ISESCO.
The function was attended by First Lady of Pakistan Nusrat Pervaiz Ashraf and Shahnaz Wazir Ali, Adviser to the PM, members of diplomatic mission.
The First Lady of Pakistan, addressing the gathering, thanked First Lady of Azerbaijan and highly appreciated the activity of Bait ul Mal.
Advisor to Prime Minister Begum Shahnaz Wazir Ali speaking on the occasion said the children of Pakistan Sweet Home must not be called orphans but they are little angles
While addressing the audience the official of the Embassy said that Heydar Aliyev Foundation implements large scale projects in Azerbaijan and other countries of the world. The foundation implemented number of projects in Pakistan as well: constructed the school in Muzaffarabad in 2007 and fully reconstructed and renovated in 2012, carried out the hepatitis B vaccination and at Edhi Home, free treatment at Akbar Care Institute for Cerebral Palsy in Peshawar, open-heart surgeries at Women and Children Hospital at Lakki Marwat (KPK), provided assistance to the families of those who laid down their lives for the country, made donations to Hamza and Khyber Eye Foundations in Peshawar Foundation.