KARACHI: Former President and leader of Pakistan Peoples’ Party Asif Ali Zardari marked party’s foundation day by hoisting its flag at Bilawal House on Thursday.
Speaking on the occasion, Zardari said that the relation of Pakistan and PPP will continue for centuries.
He added that Bhuttoism is a guarantor of Pakistan’s safe future.
PPP leaders Faryal Talpur, Aftab Shaiban Meerani, former Sindh Cheif Minister Qaim Ali Shah, Saeed Ghani, Javed Nagori, Waqar Mehdi, Mukesh Chawla and Mukesh Chawla were present in the ceremony.
Earlier, Zardari congratulated workers in and outside the country on the occasion of the party’s 50th foundation day anniversary.
In a message on the occasion, Zardari said PPP has made massive sacrifices for the sake of ideology and there was no match for the efforts the party has made for democracy.
Moreover, the party co-chairperson said they were proud of PPP’s record of public service.
Zardari said PPP has always believed in the peaceful settlement of matters. He added that back in the 1970s it was the party’s founder Zulfikar Ali Bhutto who signed an agreement with Indian leader Indira Gandhi to reverse the consequences of the 1971 war and to settle differences between India and Pakistan through bilateral negotiations.
About bringing change in the country, Zardari said it could be possible through free and fair elections.