Karachi: Sindh Governor Dr Ishrat l Ebad Khan, on Thursday presided over a meeting and reviewed the programmes and efforts of the Legend Trust, formed for looking after the legends in various fields.
Managing Trustee, former finance minister Shaukat Tareen, Principal Secretary to Governor, Mumtaz-ur-Rehman, and Secretary of the Trust, Hameed Akhund, also attended the meeting. Sindh Governor is the patron of the Legend Trust which was set up in 2004.
It said that the Trust was aimed at extending assistance to the legendary personalities in various fields of activities.
Inspite of limited resources, the Trust was regularly providing assistance to 27 such persons.
Steps are also under consideration for enhancing the resources of the Trust so that assistance could be extended to more and more persons. Sindh Governor emphasised the need of a coordinated programme in this regard.
He also called for seeking cooperation of philanthropists, multinational companies, big firms and welfare organisation in this connection, the statement added.
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