Patron-in-Chief of Pakistan Peoples Party, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has expressed deep sorrow and grief over the loss of several precious human lives including children and women due to severe hailstorms in Peshawar today.
At least 12 people have lost their lives and more than 60 others injured in rain-related incidents and hailstorms in various parts of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s capital city Peshawar as roofs and walls of building collapsed due to heavy rain.
PPP Patron-in-Chief added that political activities are the democratic rights of political parties and masses but it is also the responsibility of government to look after the citizens who are facing hardships and sufferings during torrential rains in Peshawar.
While expressing his heartfelt sympathies with members of the bereaved families, Bilawal Bhutto prayed that Almighty rest the departed souls in eternal peace and grant courage to their family members to bear the loss with patience and fortitude. He also demanded of the government to make special arrangements for the timely treatment of all those injured in the incidents.
The Patron-in-Chief also directed the Party leaders and workers to remain on the ground to help the affected families.