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PPP releases Bhutto’s will

LARKANA: Pakistan Peoples Party Tuesday disclosed the will of martyred Benazir Bhutto to the media. Central Information Secretary of the party Sherry Rehman distributed the photo copies of the will among the journalists.

Benazir Bhutto in her will nominated Asif Ali Zardari to lead the PPP. She said Zardari has the capability to keep the party united. She urged the party leaders and workers to work for the rights of the downtrodden and strengthening of democracy in the country. She said that PPP would continue its struggle for alleviation of poverty and elimination of extremism and terrorism.

She also announced to resume the election campaign from February 8 after the Chehlum of Shaheed PPP chairperson Benazir Bhutto. Sherry Rehman also announced that that Benazir Bhutto’s last book, entitled “Reconciliation” will contain her will. She said that the book will be launched on February 12 in Pakistan and abroad simultaneously.

She said the book contains Benazir’s views on political issues, and deals with reconciling Islam and the West. Urdu and Sindhi translations of the book would also be available, she added. She also reiterated the PPP stance of UN-led inquiry into Ms Bhutto’s assassination.-SANA

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