KARACHI: Pakistan People’s Party Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari said on Sunday that Lyari is still castle of PPP and people of this areas has roots in his party.
Addressing a mammoth public meeting at Kakri Ground Lyari, Zardari said that he wanted to end bloodshed in Lyari and seek durable peace. Zardari raised heavy slogans in favour of party and Bhuttoism.
He said that PPP has always supported Lyariites and resolved their problems on priority basis. He vowed to develp Lyari significantly. He recalled Benazir’s slogan of Kitne Bhutto Marogay, Har Ghar Say Bhutto Nikleyga.
A 20 feet high stage was prepared while portraits of former prime ministers Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, Benazir Bhutto, PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari were displayed in the Kakri ground and its adjacent areas.
Thousands of PPP leaders, workers and supporters joined public meeting. Sindh Chief Minister, parliamentarians and advisers also attended the meeting.
Groups of people, including PPP women workers, danced on the tunes of party songs. Jubilant workers and activists raised slogans in the favor of the party.
Earlier Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah while addressing the public meeting said that PPP has arranged several public meetings in Lyari but this gathering is a milestone. He said that people of Lyari are still with PPP. He vowed to restore peace in Lyari and develop it.