KARACHI/ISLAMABAD. March 22: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari while paying rich tribute to Mader-e Jamhooriyat (Mother of Democracy) Begum Nusrat Bhutto on her 90th birthday anniversary said that she was a brave and steadfast great daughter of Pakistan and she offered the sacrifice of her entire family for the country. Each member of her family who sacrificed life was brilliant and had eminent upright character.
He said that the history of the country won’t go ahead without mentioning the sacrifices of Begum Nusrat Bhutto and her family. After Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto was judicially assassinated, she led the movement for the restoration of democracy and challenged the then dictator.
The PPP Chairman said that at one hand the dictator Zia was busy in promoting the menace of extremism, terrorism, sectarianism, ethnic politics, narcotics and Kalashnikov, while at the other, Begum Nusrat Bhutto despite restraints and atrocities at the hands of the dictator was struggling for the supremacy of ideology of Pakistan and rights of the masses in light of vision of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto.
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that the PPP is the successor of the legacy of Mader-e Jamhooriyat and her struggle and sacrifices and would keep struggling for the same without any fear.