Bilawal Bhutto Zardari visits Chitral and addressed a public
CHITRAL: Chairperson of PPP, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said
that both Nawaz Sharif and Imran Khan will be completely washed
away from the country in the aftermath of 2018 general elections
and PPP will gain a landslide victory due to its policies based on
amelioration of the poor across the country on the basis of which
it will contest elections.
Addressing the public meeting in Chitral polo ground here on
Saturday during his maiden visit to the district and kicking off
his mass campaign before elections, he said that Nawaz Sharif was
disqualified due to his own follies as he did not cooperate with
PPP to repeal the relevant articles which has been included in it
by a military dictator.
“These articles he intended to use against others which were
discriminatory in nature but as per law of nature, he himself
succumbed to the controversial articles and was sent packing when
came to be applied”, he said.
He said that the accountability of Nawaz Sharif was still not over
as he had yet to face each and every penny of the nation which he
looted and plundered and the magnitude of his corruption is a large
that his politics will come to an end by the next year when the
people will come to know his wrongdoings.
Mr. Zardari said that corruption was the biggest problem the
country was facing now and said that there should be across the
board accountability so that the corrupt and the crooked
politicians are ousted from the political arena of the country on
one hand and recover the looted wealth from them on the other.
Coming hard on the Pakistan Tahrik-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan, he
said that his politics revolved round accusations and blames and he
befooled the people of Khber Pakhtunkhwa people are suffering worst
due to the bad governance and rampant corruption and the
involvement of chief minister in corrupt practices which is
testified by none other than own minister and a lady MNA of his
party. “The only change is that the kichen of Imran Khan at Bani
Gala and the aeroplane owned by Jahangir Tarin are run by the
earnings which they collected from the contracts of developmental
works in the province”, he said adding that the PTI government has
miserably failed to deliver as 45 percent of the budget is lapsed
every year which they cannot utilize due to their incompetence.
He said that Imran Khan was not extolling the Supreme Court judges
in its public meeting which will lead to politicize them and asked
the apex court to take up a number of cases pending before it since
long which included Asghar Khan case and the reference about
Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto case keeping in view their importance in the
Regarding the strategy of his party in the forthcoming general
elections, he said that it had chalked out a manifesto and program
to prove panacea of all ills of the poor masses of the country who
suffered since long.
He described the sectors of education and health to be put in the
high priority list and said that different strata of the society
will also be given special priority which included peasants who
will be given loans and subsidized agricultural implements while
youth folks will also get special attention.
Mr. Zardari said that whenever PPP came to power, it started
development works on recorded number which included Lowari tunnel
project which was started on 1975 and was converted into road
tunnel from rail tunnel in 2010.
The provincial president of the party, Engineer Humanyun Khan,
district president Salim Khan and MPA from Chitral Syed Sardar
Hussain also spoke on the occasion and described in detail about
the contributions of PPP to the district.
The PPP chairman was accompanied by Farhatullah Babar, Sherry
Rahman, Senator Rubina Khalid and Nadeem Afzal Chann during his
visit to Chtiral.