Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims, Prince Karim Aga Khan IV, reached Islamabad Sunday evening. He was received at the airport by Ambassador Syed Tariq Fatemi, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs.
The Aga Khan is staying in Pakistan till 19th December. During his visit in Islamabad, he met President of Pakistan, Prime Minister, senior government officials and leaders of the Aga Khan Development Network.
On 19th December 2013 (Thursday) he arrived in Karachi. He came here for the convocation of Aga Khan University 2013. He awarded the degrees to the graduating students. In his speech he said, “People with education always flourish. They have a bright future. I am pleased to see all students accepting education wisely.”
With His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan, Eshrat-ul Ibad and Qaim Ali Shah also attended the convocation and congratulated all the graduating students and their parents.