August 7, 2019
Contact: Krish Das
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
U.S. Consul General Karachi, Robert Silberstein pays homage to Quaid-e-Azam
Karachi – U.S. Consul General Karachi Robert Silberstein, visited the mausoleum of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah and paid his respects to the founder of Pakistan. Consul General Silberstein laid a floral wreath at the mausoleum and signed the guestbook on behalf of the people of the United States.
Consul General Robert Silberstein noted, “It is an honor for me to be here at this beautiful Mausoleum to pay my respects to the Quaid-i-Azam, Muhammad Ali Jinnah. This visit has offered me the opportunity to reflect upon his democratic vision of a unified Pakistan that respects diversity, religious harmony and pluralism, values that we in the United States also hold very dear. These values are a true testament to Mr. Jinnah’s greatness.”
Consul General Robert Silberstein later visited the tombs of Liaquat Ali Khan, Pakistan’s first Prime Minister and Fatima Jinnah, Jinnah’s sister. He later visited the adjoining museum and greatly appreciated the artifacts related to the life of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah.