Wednesday - Apr 16, 2014

Shaista Wahidi

Dr Shaista WahidiAnchor Good Morning Pakistan on Ary Digital
Born: N/A
Profession: Doctor, Tv Anchor
Affiliation(s): Ary Digital

Dr Shaista Wahidi was born in 26th November. She is one of the leading Television Presenters (anchor) in Pakistan. She is the host of the famous show “Good Morning Pakistan” which airs on ARY Digital TV. She is a medical doctor by profession.

Education
She received her early education from Habib Girls School, Karachi. Later She joined Bahria College where she passed her Matriculation in 1992. After completing FSc from Govt. College for Women, Karachi she joined Sindh Medical College to study Medicine. She completed her MBBS in 2000.

Family
The only sister of 3 brothers, Amir Lodhi, Sahir Lodhi and Tahir Lodhi was the most dear of all member of her family, She studied Medical and became a doctor to materialize her parents wish. But she always wanted to be an anchor person.

Married Life
Dr. Shaista married Waqar Wahidi during her studies and they both gave birth to three kids, Shafay, Faiz and Eeman. “She is the only sister of three brothers, Amir Lodhi, Tahir Lodhi and Sahir Lodhi. Sahir Lodhi is also one of the popular TV presenters of Pakistan.

About her Career:
Dr Shaista Wahidi worked in a radio programme for some time. Her career took a new turn when she joined FM Radio as an anchorperson.

Tv newscater
This led her to become newscaster at a private TV channel Indus Vision. Soon, she recognised her inner talent for hosting live shows. Her first programme was ‘Hum Aur Aap Brah-e-Rast’ for the Indus Vision. Shaista joined Ary, in 2005, and embarked on a new talk show, titled, ‘Shaista and You’. Then, she did ‘Bakhaber Savera’ and, later on, began her current show, ‘Good Morning Pakistan”. During childhood, she worked in a radio programme for some time, in association with “Bazm-e-Talba”.She admires “Naeem Bukhari, P. J. Mir, Larry King and Oprah Winfrey,” she shares, “they are all blessed with talent and I am really inspired by the way they perform and the manner in which they have established their reputations.”

Television Programmes she has done are

Hum Aur Aap Brah-e-Rast on Indus Vision.
Pak Raha Hai Kiya on Indua Vision.
Shaista and You on Ary Digital.
Bakhabar Savera on Ary One World (Now known as Ary News)
Good Morning Pakistan on Ary Digital.

Awards

City Talent Women Awards (2006)
Dalda Expert Mom (Honorary Award) (2009)
Pakistan Media Awards for Best Anchor (2010)


Dr Shaista Wahidi

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