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Barrister Sarah Asim Khan was installed as the President of the Rotary Club of Karachi Darakhshan for the Rotary year 2018-2019 in a graceful ceremony at DHA Beach View Club, Karachi, on August 29.
Akhtar K Alavi, a Past District Governor of Rotary International, who is the Chair for Council of Governors, RI District 3271, did the honours by decorating Barrister Sarah with the Presidential sash.
Muhammad Owais, Assistant Governor, RI District 3271, was also present on the occasion. Rotary Club of Karachi Darakhshan is one of the clubs in his domain for the current Rotary year.
Jahangir Moghul, the Charter President of Rotary Club of Karachi Darakhshan as well as a Past District Governor, continued to be the moving spirit in boosting the club with his vast experience and generosity.
It was a proud moment for Barrister Sarah, a dynamic and young Rotarian, who desires to take her Rotary Club to another level.
As she mentioned in her address, after being installed as the youngest President of Rotary Club of Karachi Darakhshan, the team she will be leading comprises of highly motivated and seasoned Rotarians.
The installation ceremony was praised by both the visiting dignitaries, PDG Akhtar Alavi as well as AG Muhammad Owais, who assured their full support to the club on behalf of the Rotary International’s District 3271.
The meeting was called to order by Past President Syed Khalid Mahmood, who is also the Vice President in the present team of Rotary Club of Karachi Darakhshan.
The meeting, being moderated by Secretary Waqas Moghul, was invoked with the recitation of Holy Quran by Rotarian Zeeshan Amin. It was followed by the national anthem.
After her installation, Barrister Sarah presided over rest of the meeting which lasted nearly an hour.
Following the session of speeches, the dignitaries were presented bouquets and Rotary pins were awarded to the new members of Rotary Club of Karachi Darakhshan.
The vote of thanks was proposed by Rotarian Amin Noor who also made the announcement for opening of dinner.