LAHORE, June 17 (TNS): Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has said that International Fathers Day reminds the love and affection of father. He said the aim of observing this day is to highlight the dignity of father, acknowledge his respect and importance. He said that service and respect to the father results in success in this world and the world hereafter.
In his message on International Fathers Day being observed on Sunday across the country, Shehbaz Sharif said that father is a great blessing of Allah Almighty and is a name of true spirit and faithful relationship which has no alternate. He said no human being, religion, nation and sect can deny of significance poise of father. The relation of father is free of any selfishness, imitation and demand. He said that father is like a shadow for his children.
The Chief Minister said that he cannot forget love and affection of his late father and added that he is at present place today only due to hard work and prayers of his father. He said the beautifulness of the relation of father is that he builds the personality and character of his children through hard work selflessly.
It is desire of every father that his offspring should lead a respectable life in the society and play its due role in social development, he added.
The Chief Minister said father is that personality of the world who makes untiring efforts to bring up his children. Every father dreams that he should provide high living standard to his children, he added. He said that tributes can be paid to the father by giving him due respect in the real sense.