Wednesday, February 8

Benazir’s birthday: Bilawal pledges to continue struggle for eradicating poverty, hunger

ISLAMABAD:Chairman Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Monday pledged that by adhering to the philosophy of Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto, he would continue struggle to eradicate poverty, hunger and unemployment from the country as well as ensuring socio-economic justice by strengthening parliament and democracy.

According to the statement issued by Media Cell Bilawal House, the PPP chairman paid a glowing tribute to the first elected Prime Minister of the Islamic world, Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto, on her 69th birth anniversary, being observed on June 21.

He said that Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto was the name of a way of thinking and a path that guarantees liberation of the people from deprivation and promises an egalitarian and progressive society to future generations. “It is the victory of the vision of Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto that the democratic forces in the country today are united and determined to take the country out of the difficulties it is facing,” he pointed out.

Bilawal said that due to her insurmountable services, struggle and selfless love for the people of the nation, Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto will live forever in history. “The principles of Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto will always be a beacon for us,” he added.