A meeting of the PPP Punjab Executive Council, the Punjab Council and representatives of the Allied Wings was held here today under the Chair of Mian Manzoor Ahmed Wattoo, President Punjab PPP, to discuss the various organizational matters and the observance of events in the near future.
In his opening statement, Mian Manzoor Ahmed Wattoo welcomed the participants from all over the Central Punjab and extended his deep appreciations for their co-operation in undertaking the organizational task of the Party with precision and speed.
He also underscored the importance of the blood donation campaign as the part of observance of birth anniversary of the Shaheed Benzair Bhutto adding the blood so donated was being handed over to CMH authorities for the brave soldiers now fighting the menace of extremism and terrorism in Waziristan.
He asked the participants to organize such campaign throughout the province and it should continue for considerable period of time.
In the meeting it was decided to observe the 5th of July as the Black Day when General Zia-ul-Haq dismissed the elected government of Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto and imposed martial law and the people had to undergo the torture of the worst dictatorship spread over eleven years.
The participants expressed their determination to observe the Black Day during which the struggle of the PPP workers and the leaders for the restoration of democracy and the rights of the poor will be highlighted.
It was also decided to hold maximum number of Iftaris during the holy month of Ramadan which will provide them an excellent opportunity to establish contacts with the PPP workers and the other segments of the society.
The participants urged the leadership to open Study Circle in the Party Secretariat political which should serve as portal of information about the struggle of the Party and its pluralistic philosophy and unwavering commitment to democracy.
Tanvir Ashraf Kaira, Haji Azi-ur- Rehman Chan, Suhail Mailk, Aurung Zab Burkie, Aslam Gill, Nawab Sher waseer. Dr. Anwar-ul-Haq, Dewan Mohyuddin,AfnanButt,Chaudhry Manzoor, Tasneem Qureshi, Jehan Ara Wattoo, Allama Yousuf Awan, Raja Amir, Manzoor Maneka, Junaid Qaiser, Shahzadi Tauseef Cheema, Ahsan Abbas Rizvi, Ali Asghar Awan, Dr Prince Ali etc were also present in the meeting