ISLAMABAD   -   President Pakistan People’s Party-Parliamentarian (PPPP) Asif Ali Zardari Tuesday said that democracy was indispensable for survival and security of the country as well as ensuring involvement of common people in state affairs.

In a message on World Democracy Day issued by the party secretariat, he said common people were the real source of power and democracy in true letter and spirit was the politics of PPP as the party leadership and workers sacrificed their lives for strengthening democratic institution in the country.

Asif Zardari said that 18th amendment in the Constitution was meant for the protection of democracy, adding that Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto and Begum Nusrat Bhutto sacrificed their lives for the sake of democracy.

Collective efforts needed to get rid of PTI govt: Bilawal

PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zaradri has said that there was no choice but to make collective efforts to get rid of the present government. 

Talking to PPP Punjab President Qamar Zaman Kaira on Tuesday, he stressed the need for raising issues of public importance.