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22 Nov, 18 tweets, 10 min read
Pakistani Hero
Abdul Sattar Edhi
He was a Pakistani philanthropist, ascetic, and humanitarian who founded the Edhi Foundation.

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which runs the world's largest volunteer ambulance network.

Along with various homeless Shelters.

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Animal shelters, rehabilitation centres, and orphanages across Pakistan.

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He Born in Bantva, Gujarat, [India] in 1928, Edhi later moved to Karachi.

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Where he established a free dispensary for the city's low-income Residents.

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"Edhi is also inspired by the famous Khaksar Tehrik
[Founded by Allama Mashriqi]

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A semi-military volunteer Organisation that Emerged from the lower class.

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Dressed in Khaki, the colour of the earth and armed with belchas (spades).

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The volunteers would walk from one village to another village to solve people's Problems.

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Edhi's charitable activities expanded in 1957 when an Asian flu epidemic

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(Originating in China) swept through Pakistan and the rest of the world.

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Donations allowed him to buy his first ambulance the same year.

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He later expanded his charity network with the help of his wife Bilquis Edhi.

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Over his lifetime, the Edhi Foundation expanded, backed entirely by private donations.

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Which included establishing a network of 1,800 minivan ambulances.

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By the time of his Death, Edhi was Registered as a Parent or Guardian of nearly 20,000 Adopted Children of whom he was an active Caretaker.

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Edhi maintained a hands-off management style and was often critical of the largely corrupt clergy and politicians.

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He was nominated several times for the Nobel Peace Prize.

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