Archive for the ‘ News & Updates ’ Category

Arfa Karim’s grave Under the Flag of Pakista

LAHORE/FAISALABAD, Jan 15: The world`s youngest Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Arfa Karim Randhawa, was laid to rest at Chak 4-JB graveyard, Ramdiwali, native town of her elders in Faisalabad district.

Advertisements

Fateha-Khawani-for-Arfa-Karim-randhawa

Fateha Khawani for Arfa Karim Randhawa  ارفع کریم رندھاوہ The ritual was held at Canal Road in Faisalabad in which a large number of people including Arfa’s parents, relatives and friends participated and prayed for the departed soul. Arfa was youngest Microsoft professional and died at the age of 16.

Funeral prayer of Arfa Karim offered

LAHORE: Funeral prayer for Arfa Karim, the world’s youngest Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), were offered in Lahore and Faisalabad, Geo news reported.

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif among various political leaders, officials of armed force and large number of people attended the funeral.On Saturday, Arfa lost the battle of life after remaining admitted in Combined Military Hospital. Arfa Karim was only sixteen years old.

Arifa Karim remained in intensive care at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) after suffering an epileptic seizure and cardiac arrest a few weeks ago. After battling for life for 26 days, one of Pakistan’s brightest brains left this world for good.

Born in 1995, Arfa Karim got the honor of World’s Youngest Microsoft Certified Professional when she was only 9 years old in 2004. Bill Gates, the Chairman of Microsoft, invited Arfa to visit the Microsoft Headquarters in the USA in the age of 10 only.

FAISALABAD: Arfa Karim, a pride of Pakistan and world’s youngest Microsoft Certified Professional who was passed away on yesterday, her funeral prayer offered here in Faisalabad last time. Arfa Karim’s funeral prayer had been offered three times once in Lahore city, once here in Faisalabad city and the third time here in her native town at 15:00 PST (10:00 GMT).

She breathed her last after being in coma for over 26 days at CMH Lahore. Arfa had earned the certification at the age of 9. She died at the age of 16. After her funeral prayer she will be buried in her native town.

Later, in August 2005, Arfa was also honored by the Pakistan Government for the Fatima Jinnah Gold Medal in the field of Science and Technology which she received from then Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz. 

She was also honored with Salaam Pakistan Youth Award in 2005 which has been set up by Pakistan’s only Nobel laureate Dr Abdul Salam. Moreover, Arfa has won the Presidential Award for Pride of Performance..

Arfa Karim Randhawa Before death in a Song

IT Specialist Arfa kareem passes away – 14th january 2012

SATURDAY, JANUARY 14, 2012

Arfa Karim Randhawa died in Lahore Hospital, an incident which could simply be described as an enormous loss for Pakistan. Arfa Karim, the world’s youngest Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), lost the battle of life after remaining admitted here at Combined Military Hospital on Saturday night, .

Arfa Karim Passes Away In Lahore Hospital – 14th january 2012

LAHORE: In what could simply be described as an enormous loss for Pakistan, Arfa Karim, the world’s youngest Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), lost the battle of life after remaining admitted here at Combined Military Hospital on Saturday night, Geo News reported.

Arfa Karim was only sixteen years old.

Her funeral prayers will be offered on Sunday at 10 AM in Cantt area.

Arifa Karim remained in intensive care at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) after suffering an epileptic seizure and cardiac arrest a few weeks ago. After battling for life for 26 days, one of Pakistan’s brightest brains left this world for good.

Born in 1995, Arfa Karim got the honor of World’s Youngest Microsoft Certified Professional when she was only 9 years old in 2004. Bill Gates, the Chairman of Microsoft, invited Arfa to visit the Microsoft Headquarters in the USA in the age of 10 only.

Later, in August 2005, Arfa was also honored by the Pakistan Government for the Fatima Jinnah Gold Medal in the field of Science and Technology which she received from then Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz. She was also honored with Salaam Pakistan Youth Award in 2005 which has been set up by Pakistan’s only Nobel laureate Dr Abdul Salam. Moreover, Arfa has won the Presidential Award for Pride of Performance.

Arfa represented her country Pakistan on a variety of international fora. She was also included as the honorable guest by IT Professionals of Dubai for two weeks stay in Dubai. During that trip, Arfa was awarded by a number of medals and awards from various tech societies and computer companies working in Dubai.

Amazingly, she was certified for flying a plane at a flying club in Dubai at the age of 10.

Arfa also participated in Microsoft keynote session in the Tech-Ed Developers Conference held in Barcelona, in 2006. The theme of the conference was “Get ahead of the game” and Arfa was in fact a great example of being ahead of the game.

Arfa karim funeral prayer will be held in Lahore cannt 10 AM at 15-jan-2012…

Fiza Gilani inquires after Arfa Kareem

LAHORE: Fiza Batool Gilani, daughter of Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani, on Monday visited Combined Medical Hospital (CMH) to inquire after Arfa Karim Randhawa, the youngest Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) in the world.

Speaking on the occasion, Fiza Batool Gilani appealed to the nation to pray for an early recovery of Arfa, adding that she was the pride of Pakistan and shined country image at international level.

She said that Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani had given a message for Arfa that all sorts of assistance and availability of doctors would be ensured for her best treatment. She hoped that Irfa would recover soon.

Arfa’s father, Amjad Karim, a retired colonel, expressed satisfaction over treatment being provided to her. He said Arfa was handling a NASA project before she fell ill.

Doctors, who are treating Arfa, said the best possible healthcare was being provided to her, adding that she could not be shifted to any other place for treatment as she was on ventilator. (APP)