Published On: Fri, Dec 27th, 2013
Published in Category: Islamabad

Benazir Bhutto’s 6th death anniversary today

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ISLAMABAD: The sixth martyrdom anniversary of the Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto would be observed with great reverence on Friday throughout the country.

Sindh government has announced a public holiday on the day.

The day would dawn with special prayers in mosques for the departed soul of the charismatic leader and first women Prime Minister of Muslim world and progress and prosperity of Pakistan.

Quran Khawani would also be held for eternal peace of Shaheed-e-Jamhooriat. Special congregations will be held in small and major towns to pay rich tributes to Shaheed Benazir Bhutto for her meritorious service for the nation.

Several other activities have been planned to pay tribute to Benazir Bhutto on her death anniversary throughout the country.

Senior leaders of Pakistan people’s Party (PPP), members National and provincial assemblies and office bearers of the party and the followers of Benazir Bhutto will participate in these events.

Patron-in-Chief of PPP Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will address the public meeting in connection with 6th death anniversary of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto. Co-Chairman of PPP Asif Ali Zardari, party’s central leaders and all provincial presidents will also address the public meeting.

They will pay homage to their Shaheed leaders for the great sacrifices of their lives which were made only for the well -being of the downtrodden people and restoration of democracy in the country.

In Rawalpindi, the local leadership of all PPP wings and a large number of workers will visit the memorial site at Liaquat Bagh to pay homage and offer fateha for their charismatic leader, who was assassinated on December 27, 2007.

The PPP has decided to organize a big public meeting on December 27, at Garhi Khuda Bakhsh to pay tribute to the great leader in recognition of her life-long struggle for the cause of democracy and protection of the rights of people.
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