The Pink Club, an exclusive club for women at PTCL, arranged a demonstration session on Self Defence by the Shotokan Karate Schools Pakistan. Instructor Qasim Suleman, along with his female team, taught the audience several pertinent techniques and encouraged all women to gain the strength and confidence necessary for them to walk without fear on their own every day.
The session was followed by a talk by Mrs. Maria Ritz, wife of PTCL’s President & CEO Dr. Daniel Ritz. Mrs. Maria Ritz shared an account of her childhood, academic life, professional experiences and her life as an expat in Pakistan.
Mrs. Maria Ritz expressed an admiration for Pakistani women’s resilience, their ability to adapt and the confidence they exuberate in their daily lives. The session was very well-received by the audience. The female staff members shared their own personal experiences as well.
The Pink Club organizes awareness sessions and events for the ladies working at PTCL to empower them in their daily lives.