Mian Manzoor Ahmed Wattoo, PPP Punjab President, Tuesday said the party will hold workers convention after April 4 and all the sub organizations will be mobilized at union council levels.
Talking to reporters Wattoo flanked by General Secretary central Punjab Tanvir Ashraf Kaira said only the PPP had rejected terrorism and encouraged the people to meet challenge of Talibanization in the country, whereas the PML-N and the PTI appeared on the same page as their stance over this issue was still vague.
He said the PPP Punjab leadership would continue to increase its mass contact and would hold regular meetings with workers to regain its strength in Punjab. Wattoo said he was the only CM of this province who was elected to the office, not through the help of establishment, but on the basis of true democratic process. He said he had defeated the Sharifs twice in Punjab while winning the election of CM Punjab and would once again do the same as the PPP provincial head.
PPP leaders Aslam Gill, Ghulam Mohi ud Din Diwan, Aurangzeb Burki, Omar Sharif Bokhari, Sohail Malik, Afnan Butt and others were also present.
Meanwhile, according to a press release, the caravan of the PPP which was scheduled to leave for Ghari Khuda Bux led by Wattoo from Faisal Town, Lahore, on Wednesday (today) at 9 am will now leave on April 3, Thursday from Faisal Town same time to participate in the anniversary of Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto.
The change in the programme was due to the change of the time of commencement of anniversary at Ghari Khuda Bux. Now the programme of the anniversary will start at 12 noon on April 4 (Friday) instead of 4 am. Moreover, PPP jialasa congratulated former President Peoples Students Federation Punjab Sohail Malik for his appointment as Vice President PPP Punjab.