This photograph of physician Dr Dilshad Begum appeared in Life magazine’s ‘The World’s Great Religions’ issue in March 1974. Here, she is pictured treating a patient in her private clinic, the Shad Nursing Home, in Karachi.
PHOTO: SWALEHA ALAM SHAHZADA
CONCEPT: SANAM MAHER
DESIGN: SAMRA AMIR
This August, The Express Tribune will feature photographs from contributions to an open call for images from the struggle for independence and Pakistan’s formative years.
Concept: Sanam Maher
Published in The Express Tribune, August 19th, 2014.
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The article was first published in the 9 May 1955 issue of Life magazine and re-published in ‘The World’s Great Religions’ issue in 1957.