Islamabad: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Umer Rehman Malik this week paid tribute to the PPP founder Zulfikar Ali Bhutto on his death anniversary.
In a message, he said Zulfikar Ali Bhutto – a former President and Prime Minister – gave the country 1973 constitution, nuclear technology, empowered youth, established heavy industry, developed agriculture, framed labour laws and made poor peasants masters of their land through land reforms.
He said the Great Bhutto fought for the rights of the downtrodden people and opened jobs for the jobless educated youth in different departments.
“He was a great politician who made Pakistan prosperous with revolutionary steps was assassinated under an international conspiracy on the pretext of a false case,” he added.
Umer Rehman Malik said that people across the country visit Garhi Khuda Bux Larkana every year to pay homage to the leader and founder chairman of PPP Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto.
He said that Bhutto’s philosophy still ruled hearts of people adding Benazir Bhutto truly followed the footsteps of her father.
Paying rich tributes to the late Bhutto for his meritorious services for the socio-economic uplift of poorest of the poor, he said that Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto was a leader of international stature.