PPP to use Benazir Bhutto anniversary for show of power

The PPP looks to have determined to show its fame on today when the 4th anniversary of the murder of Benazir Bhutto will be observed in Garhi Khuda Bakhsh Bhutto. President Zardari come to Garhi Khuda Bakhsh on Monday, visited the mausoleum of the Bhutto family and visited the camp office of President’s House in Naudero.

A team of PPP workers from Jafferabad and Nasirabad zones were seen protesting outside the mausoleum against PPP’s Balochistan chief Sadik Umrani and another team of youths led by Basheer Chandio against rejection of appointment to 100 persons chosen for police in 2008. Caravans of PPP persons and followers have started coming from differing parts of the country to go to a public gathering which will be the major feature of the anniversary plan.Party camps have been placed in Larkana, Naudero and Ratodero by the People’s Youth Wing. A leader of the Sindh People’s Students Federation says a caravan of 200 coaches had came from Gilgit.

President Zardari, PM Gilani and other PPP politicians will address the public conference for which a 36 acre place has been arranged. A 100 feet long stage has been designed with barbed wires installed around it. 2 big screens have been fitted to telecast the proceedings. About 6,500 staff of law enforcement, Rangers and reserve cops will be working to maintain safety.

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