As Twitter celebrates Worldwide Ladies’s Day to acknowledge ladies’s contributions, former Pakistan cricket captain Shahid Afridi on Monday additionally shared his ideas on the occasion.
Taking to Twitter, he stated: “Islam is the first religion to expand women rights in all fields, be it education, health or any other field.”
Citing a verse from the Holy Quran, the previous skipper stated: “Allah (SWT) says: “I never fail to reward any worker among you for any work you do, be [it] male or female — you are equal to one another.” (Qur’an, 3:195).”
Worldwide Ladies’s Day — celebrated on March 8 yearly — is being noticed worldwide to acknowledge the excellent contributions of girls in numerous fields throughout the globe.
This 12 months’s theme for Worldwide Ladies’s Day is “Women in leadership: achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world”.
Moreover celebrating ladies’s achievements, the day additionally goals to lift consciousness about ladies’s equality, foyer for accelerated gender parity, and lift funds for female-focused charities.