Pakistan is a country of more than 180 million individuals, Both Muslims and non-Muslims. Its time to put emphasis on Non Muslims who made Pakistan proud, it’s time to celebrate the folks who represent the white stripe on our flag.
Here are some of the names who has played a central part in the improvement of Pakistan.
Mary Emily Gonsalves is a Roman Catholic religious woman from Karachi, Pakistan. On the 23 March 2009, the Government of Pakistan granted Sr. Emily the Sitara-e-Imtiaz which she got from the Governor of Sindh in acknowledgment of her administrations to training.
Zeeshan Labh Masih is a motivating man who accomplished his fantasy regardless of unfavorable conditions. Masih originated from a poor family where the two his folks acted as road sweepers. They, in any case, needed the best for their youngster and regardless of all deterrents, gave him training. With his hard work and commitment, Masih showed up in Punjab’s Public Services Commission Exam and after effectively passing it, he was named as a District Judge. His fruitful arrangement spread an influx of satisfaction and bliss in his group where he turned into the principal individual to have ascended to this level.
Norma Fernandes is a remarkable educationist who instructed for more than 50 years before resigning as an educator in 2009. On 14 August 2013, the Government of Pakistan declared that it would respect Mrs. Fernandes on 23 March 2014 with the Tamgha-i-Imtiaz for her administrations to training.
Roger David, better known by his stage names Bohemia, Raja and The Punjabi Rapper, is a Pakistani American Rapper and music maker from California. He Raps in Punjabi and portrays himself as “The King of Punjabi Rap” and “the pioneer of Desi Hip Hop” and the “maker of Punjabi rap”. Bohemia immediately picked up ubiquity with his free introduction collection, Vich Pardesan De [In the remote land] hitting Top 10 on BBC Radio UK in 2002. The accompanying collection, Pesa nasha pyar [Money, inebriation, love] turned into the main full-length Punjabi rap collection discharged by a noteworthy mark ever. It brought Bohemia expanded prevalence, including his current multi-record manage music name Universal Music Group [2006 – 2009]. This brought his formation of “Punjabi rap” to standard acknowledgment, making Bohemia pioneer of another type of music known as Desi Hip Hop or ‘Desi-rap’.
Pop sensation Zoe Viccaji has been playing guitar and keeping in touch with her own particular music since the age of fifteen. She has composed for the most part English melodies amid her vocation, yet is presently moving her consideration regarding Eastern and Urdu material. Zoe spent the early piece of her vocation as a painter, yet soon understood that music was her actual calling. She likewise acted in a couple of musicals abroad and two musicals ‘Mom Mia’ and “Chicago” in Pakistan, not long after which she was approached to go ahead board for Coke Studio’s home band as a supporting vocalist. Before sufficiently long, she went from being a supporting vocalist to a main artist.
Louis John Pinto a.k.a. Gumby
Louis John Pinto, better referred to all as ‘Gumby’, is a standout amongst the most perceived, achieved, and regarded music craftsmen in the Pakistani music industry. Gumby is maybe the most recorded performer in the nation, considering he sits in on recording sessions with an extensive variety of groups and specialists; craftsmen, for example, Kaavish, Jal, Mekaal Hasan Band, Ali Azmat and Zeb and Haniya are simply to give some examples.
Dr. Alexander John Malik, is the longest-serving Bishop in the historical backdrop of the Anglican Church of the Subcontinent. In the wake of serving for a long time as Bishop of Lahore, he resigned in Sept 2014. Dr Malik got his Master’s degree from McGill University, Canada, and his Doctorate of Divinity from Wheaton College, USA. While learning at the Islamic Research Center in McGill University, he worked on his PhD thesis based on the life of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). He is a strong advocate of interfaith harmony and has devoted his life to the cause.
Jimmy Engineer is a universally acclaimed craftsman and helpful who has displayed his work over the globe. He utilizes his craft to advance the message of peace and resistance while in the meantime spreading a positive picture of Pakistan. A beneficiary of Sitara-e-Hilal, Pakistan’s third most noteworthy regular citizen respect for his exceptional commitments to craftsmanship and beneficent causes, Jimmy proceeds with his energy for improving this world a place through his aesthetic and philanthropic activities.
Shallum Asher Xavier is a Pakistani guitarist, writer and music maker. He has been recording professionally for a long time, and has played as a session artist and recorded with a large portion of the eminent Pakistani standard craftsmen including Ali Haider, Najam Shiraz, Zeb and Haniya,Hadiqa Kiyani, and Strings. Xavier has been granted Best Guitarist of Pakistan 2 years running, and also a honor for Best South Asian Band and Best Composer for his structure of Khamaj.
Sunny Benjamin John, prominently known as S. B. John, was a prominent vocalist who began his singing vocation from Radio Pakistan in 1950.
Arthur Nayyar, referred to prevalently as A Nayyar, is a main Pakistani playback vocalist. He was a standout amongst the most well known artists of our film industry in 80s. He sang numerous ghazals and geets for Pakistan Television and earned much recognition.
Captain Cecil Chaudhry was a scholastic, human rights extremist, and veteran military pilot who has battled in the Indo-Pakistani war of 1965 and later, as a Squadron Leader, in the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. He was granted the Sitara-e-Jurat.
Boss Justice Alvin “Bobby” Robert Cornelius
Chief Justice Alvin “Bobby” Robert Cornelius, Hilal-e-Pakistan, was a Pakistani law specialist and judge, filling in as the fourth Chief Justice of Pakistan from 1960 until 1968. Alvin Robert Cornelius turned into the primary Christian Chief Justice, making him a standout amongst the most renowned and persuasive figures ever to serve on the preeminent court.