NAWABSHAH, Oct 11 (APP): President Asif Ali Zardari on Monday inaugurated a series of development projects here, as part of the government’s policy to bring improvement to the life of common man.President Zardari who flew in here from Karachi on a day-long visit, unveiled the construction project of Federal Lodges.The President was given briefing over the ongoing and upcoming development projects of the area.Later President also inaugurated the Benazir Sakrand road.President Asif Ali Zardari said that people are the real power of the country and whenever they got a chance, from Kashmir to Karachi, they elected Pakistan Peoples Party(PPP) to govern as they are fully aware that it is the only party, which had always struggled for their rights and welfare.The PPP always comes into powers with the support of masses even when the elections were conducted by the opponents who never desired to see this party in power, he said and added that PPP is a strong wall against those who do not want the masses to share power.
He said the country and Pakistan Peoples Party suffered losses whenever dictators or undemocratic forces grabbed the country’s reigns, however, he said that PPP never compromised on principles and struggled for democracy and rights of the people.
Asif Ali Zardari said he is a follower of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto and would continue his struggle to fulfill all commitments, which he made with the ideology and philosophy of these great leaders who preferred to sacrifice their lives but never bowed their heads before the undemocratic forces.
He said that Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto preferred to become immortal in history and declined to compromise on people’s rights and the country.
Similarly he said that it was the struggle of Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto for the countrymen that the dictators quoted her with due respect.
We are the followers of the great leaders and would not compromise on principle, he said and added we have no fear of mosquitoes in the prisons and would continue our struggle for the people.
The President said that Allah Almighty has bestowed great responsibility to him to come up to the expectation of the masses adding that he is making all out efforts to accomplish the vision of the great leaders of the country.
He said the country at present is facing great challenges particularly after the flood, which caused severe damage to the economy.
The President said that keeping in view the challenges being faced by the country after 2008, the PPP formed a coalition government not only in the centre but also in the provinces with the aim that all democratic forces should pool their contribution so that the country could be taken forward.He called upon all democratic forces to work for the country’s betterment, strengthening democracy and welfare of the masses.
The President said the government has been engaged in providing maximum facilities to the masses by launching development projects in the country adding that despite tough economic issues, the government is making all out efforts to provide maximum relief to the people.
He praised the services of Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah in struggling for the welfare of the masses for the last two and half years and also thanked the coalition partners in the province for extending full support to the government.
The President also praised the efforts of Chairman National Commission for Human Development (NCHD) and President PPP Women Wing Ms Faryal Talpur for her efforts for the development of Shaheed Benazirabad district. He also thanked the people of the district for extending their full support to her sister Ms Faryal Talpur when he was in jail – App