PPP supporters throng Garhi Khuda Bakhsh to commemorate Benazir’s 9th death anniversary

Benazir Bhutto

LARKANA, DEC 27 – Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) has finalised arrangements to observe the 9th death anniversary of the assassinated chairperson and former prime minister Benazir Bhutto today (Tuesday, December 27) in Garhi Khuda Bakhsh.

A public meeting is scheduled to be addressed by the Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, former President and Co-Chairman PPP Asif Ali Zardari, Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah and other central leadership of PPP at Garhi Khuda Bakhsh Bhutto.

A documentary depicting life and achievements of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto will also be shown on the occasion.

Separate camps have been set up to accommodate the leaders and workers from all the four provinces; Gilgit Biltistan, northern areas and Azad Kashmir. Reception camps have also been established. Leaders of the PPP and workers have started reaching at Garhi Khuda Bakhsh Bhutto from Monday afternoon.

A Mushaira has also been scheduled in front of mausoleum of Shaheed Mohtarama Benazir Bhutto on Tuesday afternoon.

President PPP Sindh and Senior Sindh Minister Nisar Ahmed Khuhro said that all arrangements have been completed to observe the death anniversary of the assassinated chairperson. While speaking to newsmen at Larkana Press Club on Monday, he said that a Quran Khwani will also be held for the departed soul at Garhi Khuda Bakhsh Bhutto.

He also said in the Mushaira noted poets across the country will pay homage to the great leader through their poetry.

Khuhro said the workers and leaders of the PPP were reaching the city from every nook and corner of the country, and they will participate with traditional zeal and zest in the death anniversary functions to be held here.

He said a public meeting on the occasion will be held at the in front of mausoleum of martyrs of Bhutto family on Tuesday afternoon, further adding that all the provincial presidents of the party and central leaders will also address the public meeting.

He said death anniversary ceremonies will be culminated at Garhi Khuda Bakhsh with the screening of documentaries on the late Bhutto to the participants in the evening.