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Dina Wadia, Quaid daughter passes away at age of 98

Firdos Malik Nov 03, 2017
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Quaid daughter , Dania wadia who was only daughter of Mohammad Ali Jinnah, passed away in London on Thursday. She was 98 years old.

Dina was born on the night between August 14 and 15 in 1919 and according to historian Stanely Wolpert, “She made a dramatic entry into the world, announcing her arrival when her parents were enjoying a movie at a local theatre in London.”

After marrying to a Parsi businessman she stayed in India and subsequently moved to the United Kingdom. She visited Pakistan upon the death of the Quaid, and then only once again in 2004, during the Musharraf era.

She is made due by her child Indian industrialist Nusli Wadia. As per sources inside her family, Dina Wadia passed on today (Thursday) and her memorial service exercises will soon be dealt with. She was conceived in London on August 15, 1919.

Dina was the main offspring of Muhammad Ali Jinnah and Rattanbai Petit – who was known as Maryam Jinnah after marriage. She was a spoiled youngster and delighted in a profound connection with her dad.

Her mom kicked the bucket in 1929 of malignancy. The little girl father relationship never developed after Dina’s marriage. It merits saying that Jinnah never issued any lawful notice to abandon her little girl. She never ventured out to Pakistan until her dad’s memorial service in Karachi in September 1948.

In 2004, she was welcome to watch a cricket coordinate amongst India and Pakistan in Lahore. She acknowledged the offer and bolstered cricket tact.

In March, an administrator having a place from BJP requested that the living arrangement of Pakistan’s organizer ought to be obliterated. He prescribed building a social focus set up of the notable Jinnah House.

Her grandson Ness Wadia and Jehangir Wadia are both eminent Indian businesspeople. Ness Wadia is the piece of governing body of a few organizations and furthermore, claims partakes in IPL establishment Kings XI Punjab.