Arfa Karim Randhawa was born in 1995, in Faisalabad and lived in Lahore .She was a student and a computer genius. In 2004, at the age of nine years, she became Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP). She was the youngest Microsoft Professional in the entire world until 2008. She also had the honor of the invitation from Bill Gates to visit the Headquarters of Microsoft in USA. A science park which is situated in Lahore was also named after her, the Arfa Software Technology Park.
While having a convention with Bill Gates, Arfa Karim Randhawa asked the creator of Microsoft that why the company doesn’t employ people belonging to her age. She also had the hobby of doing poetry. She has written a lot of poems. In August 2005, Arfa Karim Randhawa had the honor of receiving the Fatimah Jinnah Gold Medal in the field of Science and technology, which was offered by the Prime Minister of Pakistan. She was again awarded with the Salaam Pakistan Youth Award in August 2005 by the Pakistan Pervaiz Musharaf. Arfa Karim Randhawa is also the receiver of the President’s Award for Pride of Performance. This is a very high level civil award which is given to people who have displayed brilliance in their particular fields over a long span of time.
In 2006, Arfa was invited by Microsoft to be a part of the important meeting in the Tech-Ed Developers conference which was held in Barcelona. The subject of the conference was “Get ahead of the game” and Arfa was presented as a true example of being ahead of the game. Arfa Abdul Karim has symbolized Pakistan on numerous international forums, and was invited by the Pakistan Information Technology Professionals Forum for a vacation of two weeks in Dubai. A dinner was hosted for her there, which was joined by the celebrities of Dubai including the Ambassador of Pakistan. Throughout that trip, Arfa was offered with various awards and gifts including a laptop Arfa Karim Randhawa are an example for the youth today.
Arfa is an inspiration for the people who have keen interests in computers. Arfa sets an example for the future generations that how they should serve their country. Arfa Karim is an inspiration for all the computer lovers in the whole world. Arfa is a child who has excelled in her life and has serve her country. People who want to serve their country; Arfa is an example for them. Arfa is a pioneer in the Muslim Society as she has received various awards in her life and people who aim to reach skies should follow the steps which Arfa has followed. Arfa Karim believed in living life with confidence and without any fear, people should adopt her philosophy of life.
Arifa Kareem has given Pakistan, a new era of hope to the youngsters. Arifa Kareem has introduced a revolutionary change in the world of Microsoft. Arifa Kareem has made Pakistan, a computer sensation in the entire world and has heightened the name of Pakistan up to the skies.