State Bank issue 50-rupee coin in memory of Edhi
KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan announced to issue a commemorative coin of 50 rupees
to pay tribute to humanitarian services of the celebrated late social worker Abdul Sattar Edhi
and ARY News reported on Saturday.
State Bank governor Mahmoud Ashraf Wathra commemorative address signal in the
central bank’s headquarters here to pay tribute to the glowing Abdul Sattar Edhi.
He said the government decided commemorative coin of 50 rupees version,
on the recommendation of the Central Bank, to pay tribute to the late Abdul Sattar Edhi.
The Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif directed the State Bank of Pakistan to issue a commemorative coin in honor of the revered humanitarian and philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi,
who passed away on July 8th.
It has been diagnosed with Abdul Sattar Edhi with kidney failure in 2013
but was unable to get a kidney transplant for the health of the frail
and received treatment at the Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation.