Doctor Shaista Wahidi is a presenter of very popular morning show “GOOD MORNING PAKISTAN”, that aired from Monday to Friday on ARY Digital Pakistan.
Dr Shaista Wahidi has became a household name now, a symbol of energy and freshness. Her decency and positivity is the main attraction of her current morning show, “Good Morning 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. This led her to become newscaster at a private TV channel. Soon, she recognised her inner talent for hosting live shows. Her first programme was ‘Hum Aur Aap Brah-e-Rast’ for the same channel. Shaista joined another channel, 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.
In an interview for The Nation, she describes about educational and personal life
I was born in Karachi and got early education from Junior Model School, Karachi. After completing class five, I joined Habib Girls School, Karachi. I studied there for two to three years and then joined Bahria College where I passed my Matriculation in 1990. My mother Mrs. Lodhi was a teacher there. I joined Govt College for Women, Karachi, and did my F.Sc. in 1992. I completed my MBBS from Sind Medical College Karachi, in 2000.
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 awnted to be an anchor person. She got married during MBBS, to an IT expert Waqar Wahidi and now mashAllah they are blessed with three kids, Shafay, the eldest one is ten years old then the middile one is Faiz who is 8 while Emaan is the youngest is three.
*Dr. Shahista Wahidi won City Talent Womens Award in year 2006, this was first award given by Culture and Art Forum founded by (late) Syed Asad Jaffery
*Best Celebrity Mom Award 2009 by Dalda Expert Mom Awards.