Top Twitter Trend Today: #PrayForEdhi

Social media is a great and convenient source to share opinion and event to show the unity. The trends on Twitter is also a very significant mean to share your thoughts or opinions on the on going situation.

However, sometimes, people only know the trend and not the background of that like how it was set and why it came to the top. Baaghi TV brings to you the details and related happenings of that trend in which the main aim is to clarify people about what is on going. Lets have a look at what is on top trend of Twitter today and check what Twitter users are saying on that.

The Top Twitter Trend Today is #PrayForEdhi. Abdul Sattar Eidhi is a noticeable Pakistani altruist, social lobbyist, selfless and philanthropic. He is the founder and head of Pakistan’s largest non-benefit social welfare association, Edhi Foundation.

Edhi Foundation runs the world’s biggest rescue vehicle service and works free nursing homes, orphanages, clinics, women’s shelter homes and rehabilitation communities for medication addicts and mentally sick people.  It has run help operations in Africa, Middle East, the Caucasus district, eastern Europe and US where it gave help taking after the New Orleans typhoon of 2005. Edhi was recomended for a Nobel Peace prize by the Pakistani Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gillani in November 2011.

Edhi’s International Awards

  • Ramon Magsaysay Award for Public Service (1986)
  • Lenin Peace Prize (1988)
  • Paul Harris Fellow from Rotatory International Foundation, (1993)
  • Peace Prize from (USSR former) for services in the Armenian earthquake disaster
  • Largest Voluntary Ambulance Organization of the World – Guinness Book of World Records (2000)
  • Hamdan Award for volunteers in Humanitarian Medical Services (2000) UAE
  • International Balzan Prize (2000) for Humanity, Peace and Brotherhood, Italy
  • Peace and Harmony Award (Delhi), 2001
  • Peace Award (Mumbai), 2004
  • Peace Award (Hyderabad Deccan), 2005
  • Wolf of Bhogio Peace Award (Italy), 2005
  • Gandhi Peace Award (Delhi),2007
  • UNESCO Madan jeet sing Peace Award (Paris),2007
  • Peace Award Seoul (South Korea), 2008
  • Honorary Doctorate degree from the Institute of Business Administration Karachi (2006).
  • UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Prize (2009)
  • The Ahmadiyya Muslim Peace Prize for Advancement of Peace, 2010
  • Peace Award (London),

Edhi’s National Awards

  • Silver Jubilee Shield by College of Physicians and Surgeons, Pakistan, (1962–1987)
  • The Social Worker of Sub-Continent by Government of Sind, Pakistan, (1989)
  • Nishan-e-Imtiaz, civil decoration from Government of Pakistan (1989)
  • Recognition of meritorious services to oppressed humanity during eighties by Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Government of Pakistan, (1989)
  • Pakistan Civic Award from the Pakistan Civic Society (1992)
  • Shield of Honor by Pakistan Army (E & C)
  • Khidmat Award by Pakistan Academy of Medical Sciences
  • Human Rights Award by Pakistan Human Rights Society

Edhi is unhealthy since a long time and many rumors have been surfaced regarding him up till now. However, his family kept on rejecting all the false news regarding him clarifying his visit to hospital as a routine checkup.

Edhi suffers from a kidney disorder and therefore, he remains ill. Therefore, the Twitter users tweeted in the trend and took it to top in the trends’ panel.

The users shared their love and wishes for the great human being.


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