Lahore, 19 June: Former president and PPP co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari has reached Lahore on an important visit.
According to sources, several important personalities are expected to meet the former president in Lahore today and join the PPP.
To mobilise the PPP in Punjab
Former Punjab governor Zulfiqar Khan Khosa is also likely to meet Zardari, the sources said, adding that contact has been made with former allies of Zardari to mobilise the PPP in Punjab.
Zardari is also in touch with various important personalities active in the country’s politics.
According to PPP sources, former MPA Qasim Zia is likely to be given important responsibilities in Punjab.
Zardari is also scheduled for a medical examination during his visit to Lahore, the sources said, adding that he will preside over various meetings of PPP’s Punjab chapter. He is expected to stay few days in Lahore
PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that cases of assault on journalists across the country should be heard in courts.
He said this while chairing a meeting of the Human Rights Committee of the National Assembly.
He also said he would write a letter to Director General Inter-Services Intelligence on various points raised in the Human Rights Committee regarding concerns of journalists and the recent incidents of attacks on the community.