Talking to different delegations here at his residence, he asked the rulers to take practical steps for steering the country out of crises like loadshedding and terrorism instead of giving mere statements.
He maintained that the power crisis, unemployment and lawlessness further added to the miseries of people.
He declared that his endeavour for the creation of Saraiki Province would continue.
He added that Saraiki Province was right of residents of South Punjab and the proposed province could get the residents of this region rid of sense of deprivation.
He said that the PPP had taken solid steps for creating the said province, asking the rulers to fulfil this dream of Saraikis.
He said that the workers were a precious asset of the party and he respected them from the core of his heart.
To a query on his kidnapped son, he said that he was oblivious of his whereabouts.
“I don’t know if he is in Pakistan or Afghanistan,” he added.