ISLAMABAD (APP)- Federal Minister for Local Government and Rural Development (LG&RD) Abdul Razaq A Tahim Saturday paid tributes to the former Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto on the eve of his 30th martyrdom anniversary. Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (ZAB) and his daughter Benazir Bhutto gave pride to every Pakistani, irrespective of race, religion or gender, he said and added that the credit went to ZAB who gave the country a unanimous Constitution, which protected the country. He said that the Bhutto made the countrys defenses impregnable through giving it nuclear program, the Kamra Aeronautical factory, the Heavy Mechanical Complex and held the Organization of Islamic Countries Summit in 1974 at Lahore. The Minister said that the former Prime Minister gave Balochistan Provincial status and established a provincial assembly and high court for it. He began the emancipation of the people in the tribal areas as well as the Northern areas. He established Pakistan Occupied Kashmir as an autonomous area with its own President, Prime Minister and Judiciary. Meanwhile, Federal Minister for Minorities Affairs Shahbaz Bhatti said founder of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto always struggled for brotherhood, interfaith harmony, equality and a stable Pakistan. Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto taught backward and downtrodden people how to live a respectable life and fight for their rights, he said this on the 30th death anniversary of Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto being observed on April 4. He said, he was the voice of oppressed people and Bhutto gave them new hope and a fresh thought for living in the country. The Minister strongly condemned the judicial murder of Shaheed Zulfiqar Bhutto and said that April 4 was a darkest day in the history of the country when Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto was hanged by a dictator, former President Zia-ul-Haq. Bhutto was a true and sincere leader who also struggled for equal rights of minorities and said that he formulated the Constitution of Pakistan, a best document that provides equal rights to minorities in the country, he said. He said the significant achievements accomplished by Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto in the political, social, industrial and cultural fields would shine on the pages of history forever. Bhatti said that history of the PPP is full of sacrifices those also include Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto and Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto for the people of the country.