Bilquis Edhi shortlisted for ‘Person of Decade’ award by Impact Hallmarks
The international organization, Impact Hallmarks, has listed philanthropist and humanitarian Bilquis Edhi among the top 20 persons, objects and works, having far-extending impacts in diverse fields and extents of human accomplishments.
The Edhi Foundation Pakistan and SAARC-ASEAN Post-Doctoral Academia Directorate in a press release stated that an online opinion poll is being carried out globally to vote for the ‘Person of Decade’ based upon the person’s contributions and its impact.
However, Bilquis Edhi stands at the top among the qualified finalists from over 190 countries.
Moreover, Bilquis Edhi runs a welfare trust which has rescued 42,000 unwanted babies. She has also been awarded the prestigious ‘Hilal-e-Imtiaz’ by the government of Pakistan.