Begum Rana Liaquat Ali Khan
Begum Rana Liaquat Ali Khan was the wife of Pakistanís first Prime Minister Liaquat Ali Khan. She led the women during the Pakistan Movement. After the creation of Pakistan, she played an important role in womenís and childrenís development and social progress and started many projects in this regard. Begum Rana Liaquat was the first president of an NGO (All Pakistan Womenís Association). She was also appointed as an ambassador for 12 years and served as Governor of Sindh during Z.A. Bhutto’s era.
Rumana Husain is a writer, illustrator, and a freelance contributor to national dailies and magazines. She has been an innovative school head and teacher-trainer. She is an Honorary Director on the Board of the Children’s Literature Festival (CLF), Honorary General Secretary of the Karachi Conference Foundation, and Founding Member of the ‘I am Karachi’ Society. She has written and illustrated over 60 children’s books and developed many teachers’ manuals. She won the 4th UBL-Jang Literary Excellence Award for Dr Akhter Hameed Khan which is a part of this graphic stories series.