Dr. M A Soofi, office bearer of Maternity and Child Welfare Association, is recieveing General M. Zia-ul-Haq, Chief Martial Law Administrator and President of Pakistan, at the National conference on MCH in Lahore PC Hotel, 1978. While shaking hand, Dr Soofi asked the President about the bandage on his right arm. President ,while smiling, replied “nothing has happened, i was playing tennis with my childrens yesterday and got a sprane.” It was the first visit of President in public appearance after the arrest of Prime Minister of Pakistan Mr. Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto.
Dr. M. A Soofi’s Life Memebership Card of Maternity & Child Welfare Association of Pakistan.
Maternity And Child Welfare Assocaition was created by the efforts of most dedicated pair Prof. A H Awan and Prof Mrs Askari Awan, Professor of Public Health and Prof of MCH repectively of the Instititute of Hyiegene. In order to aware the Public and medical men to reduce the death of mother and child and to provide health care to mothers at neglacted areas and it was registered with the social welfare department. Dr. Soofi became a life member and became the mamber of the executive and participated actively. Executive members were dedicated and started clinic of MCh at the rural areas and served the popluations for many years. It have conducted many seminar and workshops. In one of the seminar, General Zia Ul Haq, the Martial Law Administrative and the President of Pakistan was the chief guest after took over rain of Pakistan in 1978. In this meeting at a PC Hotel, He was recieved by Dr. M A Soofi and addressed the meeting. It was attended by Doctors, Social Workers and many others.
KE Medical College, Lahore. Paedatric Assocaition, Prof Soofi is in conversation with Chaudhry Fazal e Elahi President Islamic Republic of Pakistan