World’s youngest Microsoft professional Arfa Karim remembered


ISLAMABAD: The world’s youngest Microsoft certified Information Technology (IT) expert of Pakistan Arfa Abdul Karim Randhawa was remembered on her 6th death anniversary on Sunday.

According to PTV News, Arfa Karim Randhawa was born in Faisalabad on February 2, 1995. Arfa won the title of “the world’s youngest Microsoft Certified Professional” in 2004 and kept that title till 2008. She was also awarded Pride of Pakistan.

The IT expert was a unique genius who met the Founder of Microsoft Bill Gates when she won the Microsoft Certified Professional title.

Arfa had many tremendous dreams for citizens just like health, education, a separate I.T city but she died at age of 16 due to a cardiac arrest after an epileptic seizure that damaged her brain.

She received Fatima Jinnah Gold Medal from Prime Minister of Pakistan and was also honoured with Pride of Performance award from the President of Pakistan. She was the youngest recipient of President’s award.