KARACHI: The signing of the handover of the Saifee Eide Zahabi Institute of Technology by Sindh Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (STEVTA), Government of Sindh to Saifee Golden Jubilee Educational Trust, a trust of the Dawoodi Bohra Community was held on Wednesday at the Sindh Assembly Building to allow for the betterment of education in the city. The Event was attended at Sindh Assembly Building by the Advisor to Chief Minister Sindh Barrister Murtaza Wahab, Chairman STEVTA Mr Saleem Raza Jalbani, Managing Director STEVTA Mr Agha Sohail Ahmed, Secretary Universities and Board Department Mr Alamuddin Bullo and other Government officials as well as Mr Kumail Yunus, Nominee of His Holiness Dr Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, trustees of the Saifee Golden Jubilee Educational Trust and leading members of the Dawoodi Bohra Community.
The Saifee Eid e Zahabi Institute of Technology, located at North Nazimabad, was established in the year 1963 on the august occasion of the Golden Jubilee Celebrations of the 51st spiritual leader of the Dawoodi Bohra Community, Dr Syedna Taher Saifuddin.
The aim of this esteemed establishment as stated by His Holiness Dr Syedna Taher Saifuddin is to provide the young generation of Pakistan with a center of excellence in the field of technical and industrial education and subsequently play a vital role in the development of the country.
The community, under the guidance of their spiritual leader, His Holiness Dr Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, the Worldwide Head of the Dawoodi Bohra Community continues to play an essential role in the field of education through a network of schools and educational institutes spread over the globe in all areas where the community resides. During the challenging times of the pandemic too, these schools have continued to impart quality education through online resources to ensure the erudition of the community’s children.
The community pays great emphasis on education, irrespective of gender or class, and a large number of professionals contribute to strengthening the social fabric of the country they live in.