- Posted August 10, 2014 by
100 Most Famous & Influential Pakistanis revealed
Adam Jbr, Pakistan's youngest managing editor and co-founder of 100 Pakistanis project under Universal Oxford Publications reveals the cover of 100 MOST FAMOUS & INFLUENTIAL PAKISTANIS - a collection of interviews and inspiring stories which aims to promote a positive image of Pakistan among the global community.
According to a press release from the publishers, it is a unique ranking and collection of inspirational interviews of the 100 most influential and famous Pakistanis which aims to promote a positive image of Pakistan among the global community in crucial times. The research team of Universal Oxford Publications conducted interviews of prominent and successful Pakistanis while asking their opinion on who is the most influential and successful person in Pakistan to complete the list. The cover reveals that the book includes the most influential figures of Pakistan including Abdul Sattar Edhi, Imran Khan, PM Nawaz Sharif, Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan, Samina Baig, Atif Aslam, Dr. Amir Liaquat Hussain, Gen. Hamid Gul ®, Jahangir Khan, Shahid Afridi and others. Alongside honoring the 100 most-influential and most-famous Pakistani men and women, Universal Oxford Publications will also be presenting special awards to the most outstanding achievers of the past year in an event to be held after 14 August 2014 Pakistani independence day. The final list would also be revealed at in the same event after which the book will be available in all leading bookstores of the country according to the editors. Having a philanthropic approach, the founder of the 100 Pakistanis – The Famous & Influential, M. A. J. Jalandhari & co –founder Adam Jbr. have expressed their support to the Edhi Foundation and imposed that part of the revenue from the sale of each copy of the book would be forwarded to the Edhi foundation as a support to a noble cause. In addition, Universal Oxford Publications will also be publishing several concomitant and supplementary lists, including the 100 Pakistani Young Leaders, which will spotlight the influential young leaders who are making waves in the country today. The book has been receiving enormous media attention and is considered to be one of the most anticipated book in the history which spotlights the distinguished and prominent Pakistanis for the world to read and further promote a positive image of Pakistan.